Previously, Mr. McKay was the Chief Executive Officer of Tailwind Financial Inc., a U.S.-based special purpose acquisition company. Prior to co-founding Tailwind, Mr. McKay was the Chief Executive Officer of Fairway Capital Corp., a Canadian asset management firm. Prior to co-founding Fairway Capital, Mr. McKay was the Chief Operating Officer, a director and co-founder of Skylon Capital Corp., an investment management holding company. Prior to such time, he was a director of Altamira International Bank (Barbados) Inc., the offshore asset management subsidiary of Altamira Management Ltd. and an officer of Ivory & Sime plc, a leading UK investment management firm. Mr. McKay is a Fellow of both the Institute of Chartered Management Accountants and the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators.
Chief Investment Officer
Gerry L. Brockelsby is the Founder of Marquest Asset Management Inc. Mr. Brockelsby began his career over 38 years ago at Canada Permanent Trust managing family trust funds. Between 1977 and 1980, Mr. Brockelsby managed pension funds at Canada Trust following which he joined INCO Limited as Chief Investment Officer of their pension plan. In 1989, Mr. Brockelsby founded Marquest Asset Management which provides investment management services to institutional and individual clients. He has developed a reputation as a great communicator and has been sought out by leading business journals for his advice and insights on investment. He has been featured in the National Post and The Globe and Mail. In addition, he regularly appears on Business News Network. Mr. Brockelsby has a BA in Business Administration and is a Chartered Financial Analyst.