CEO and President
Patrick is a successful capital markets veteran with a career spanning over 25 years in Canada and the United States. Pat’s career has included fixed income asset management, structured product creation, and advisory roles at Canadian-owned broker-dealer Midland Walwyn, Vice President roles at both BMO Nesbitt Burns and CIBC World Markets, and Managing Director role at Loewen Ondaatje McCutcheon. More recently Pat founded Tormont Group, a US and Canada-based Advisory and Merchant Bank. Since 2012 Tormont Group has provided capital and supported US and Canadian companies on IPOs, M&A, institutional investor development, and successful market penetration strategy. Patrick is the President and CEO of DelphX Capital Markets (DELX-TSXv). Through its proprietary tools and technology, DelphX is advancing its revolutionary fixed-income solution through the global bond market segment.
Chief Financial Officer
Steve is a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) and Certified Management Accountant (CMA) with over 25 years of financial-control experience. He was the founding principal of Keshill Consulting Associates Inc., a boutique financial, accounting and management consulting practice. Prior to forming Keshill, Steve served as Senior Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer of Borealis Capital Corporation, a leading independent manager of alternative capital assets, and Vice President Accounting and Financial Services at OMERS Realty Corporation, a wholly-owned subsidiary of the OMERS pension fund.
Chief Actuary and Risk Officer
Gordon is a Fellow and past board member of the Society of Actuaries, a Fellow of the Canadian Institute of Actuaries and a member of the American Academy of Actuaries. He has been Chief Executive Officer and Chief Operating Officer of reinsurance companies (Generali USA, PartnerRe Life/Winterthur Re), Vice President and General Manager, Reinsurance for Sun Life Canada and, more recently, the Chief Executive Officer of a residential mortgage acquisition and servicing company, Franklin Credit Management Corporation. Gordon's extensive experience in developing and operating complex analytical systems is key to the development of the DelphX platform.
Keith is an electrical engineer who retired from the role of President and CEO of Com Dev International in 2002, after being with the company for 27 years. He continued as Chairman of the Board of Directors of the company until 2009. He is currently the President of Technology Horizons Ltd., a privately held company that invests at an early stage in many successful companies, including Research in Motion, Radarsat International and Orion Network Systems. He is also Chair of the Board for the rare Charitable Research Reserve and is a member of The Board of Governors for Junior Achievement of Waterloo Region.
Steven is a Fellow of the Society of Actuaries and of the Canadian Institute of Actuaries. Prior to his retirement in 2016, he served as President and CEO of General Re Life Corporation, an affiliate of Berkshire Hathaway, where he headed the group’s Decision Analytics (Big Data / Predictive Modelling) initiative. Prior to joining Gen Re, Steven was the Executive Vice President and General Manager of Manulife Reinsurance with responsibility for all aspects of Manulife’s reinsurance business worldwide. In 2001, he was key to Manulife’s acquisition of 1.5 million in-force policies from Daihyaku Mutual of Japan and the significant expansion of Manulife’s Japanese operations. Prior to joining Manulife, Steven was a Principal of Towers Perrin responsible for global client relationships and senior pension fund consulting. He is a graduate of the University of Waterloo, where he earned a Bachelor of Mathematics.
Keith has over two decades of experience in the structured investments and derivatives industry. He was the Founder and Head of the Structured Solutions Group in the Global Equities Division at JP Morgan which issued the first structured Unit Investment Trust. Keith has also held senior positions at Credit Suisse, UBS, Societe Generale and Scotiabank, where he structured investments linked to indexes, baskets, commodities, mutual funds, hedge funds and private equity for institutional grade family offices, money-center financial institutions and ultra-high net worth investors. Among his awards over the years, he was named by Structured Products Magazine as one of the “10 Most Influential Executives in the Global Structured Products Industry.”Keith is frequently quoted in financial media such as The Wall Street Journal, Barrons and Business Week and appears from time to time on CNBC, Bloomberg News and CNN to discuss global financial trends.Keith is the Chairman and Founder of the Structured Products Association and was named by Structured Products Magazine as one of the “10 Most Influential Executives in the Global Structured Products Industry.” He has appeared before Congress to testify on the topic of the US derivatives industry. A graduate of Fordham Law School, he has pioneered numerous innovations in the derivatives, ETF, structured notes, and indexing businesses.
Anne Connelly is passionate about harnessing blockchain to transform society. Anne is Faculty at Singularity University in Silicon Valley and at Boston University’s Questrom School of Business. She has been an active part of the global blockchain community since 2012, and is the co-author of “Bitcoin and the Future of Fundraising”. She previously worked with Doctors Without Borders Canada in Central Africa and served on their board of directors. She has a Bachelor of Life Sciences from Queen’s University, an MBA from McMaster University, and is certified in Disruptive Strategy from Harvard Business School. She was honoured as one of CBC’s 12 Young Leaders Changing Canada and one of the Fifty Most Inspirational Women in Technology in Canada.