Mark is a Managing Partner at Travelers Capital Corporation responsible for leading the origination and execution of project financing opportunities in the renewable energy sector in Canada. Mark brings over twenty years of structured and project finance experience in the renewable energy and natural resources industries.
He started his career with Citibank in Toronto and has held positions of increasing responsibility with UBS, ABN AMRO, BMO and most recently GE Energy Financial Services where he was responsible for origination of both debt and equity opportunities in the renewable energy sector. He played an active role in the origination and execution of a $650 million run-of-river hydroelectric project in B.C. He has also been involved with the Independent Power Producers Association of British Columbia both as an advisor and as a director since 2006. Mark holds an MBA and BSc. (Physics) degree from the University of British Columbia.
Marie-Claude is Vice-President at Travelers Capital Corporation responsible for execution of project financing opportunities in the renewable energy sector. She started her career as a consulting engineer before joining Intrawest in 2005. As part of the Business Development and then the Corporate Finance group, Marie-Claude played an integral part of the teams that took Intrawest private in 2007, refinanced the company’s debt facilities in 2008 and 2010, and completed the Whistler/Blackcomb IPO in 2010.
In addition to her involvement in corporate transactions, Marie-Claude was responsible for the real estate division’s project financing portfolio and helped secure and administer in excess of $800M in construction loans. Marie-Claude is a CFA charterholder, holds an MBA from HEC Montreal and a Bachelor Degree in Electrical Engineering from McGill University.
Dmitri brings to Travelers Capital over 7 years of renewable energy and project finance experience. Prior to joining Travelers Capital in 2013, Dmitri was involved in development and financing of commercial scale wind and hydro generation facilities, as well as electrical transmission systems in the US and Canada with Sea Breeze Power Corp. as Finance Manager.
Dmitri is a CFA Charterholder and is the Programs Chair for CFA Vancouver. As well, he holds a B. Comm from the Sauder School of Business, University of British Columbia..
Brendan began his career with Travelers Capital Corporation in 2016 after obtaining his B.Comm with specialization in finance, from The University of Western Ontario. He is actively involved in pre-closing matters, and has taken over the post-closing portfolio management responsibilities at Travelers Capital.