Executive Vice President, Investment Banking
John joined Marquest Asset Management in 2012, after previously working for 7 years as Vice-President, Director – Investment Banking at Industrial Alliance Securities and Desjardins Securities. John provides corporate finance advisory and project finance lending financial services to the mining, metals, minerals and special situations (industrial). Mr. Karagiannidis is a member of the Quebec Bar and holds an LL.B from the University of Montreal and an MBA from the Richard Ivey School of Business (University of Western Ontario).
Mr. Nikoletopoulos joined Marquest in March of 2013 whereby he assumed the role of Associate. Prior to joining Marquest Capital Markets, Mr. Nikoletopoulos worked for Industrial Alliance Securities. From 2010 to 2013, he worked on the sales/trading desk where he was responsible for marketing to Institutional Clients in Canada and highlighted research ideas, marketed companies on roadshows and helped the investment banking department raise financing for corporate clients.
Mr. Nikoletopoulos holds a B.Com (Finance) from the John Molson School of Business at Concordia University. He has also completed the Canadian Securities Course, the Traders Training Course as well as the Conducts and Practices Handbook from the Canadian Securities Institute.