Our People: Incomparable – and Invested

 

Jasonmarks

Jason Marks, Co CEO
Jason provides oversight and risk management for Metric Asset Management’s fund offerings. In addition, Jason assists in the long-term strategic development of Metric’s alternatives initiative. Jason was the CEO and CIO of Fiera Quantum until May 2014. Prior to Metric, Jason was the CEO, CIO and Managing Partner of GMP Investment Management L.P. (“GMPIM”) starting in December 2007. Prior to GMPIM, Jason was a Vice Chair at TD Securities and a Senior Vice President at TD Bank.

Over his 11 years at TD Securities, Jason was responsible for various businesses including: international proprietary trading, equity derivatives, interest rate derivatives, energy trading and structured products. In addition to his various sales and trading responsibilities, he was a Senior Vice President of TD Bank. In that capacity, Jason held two senior risk management roles. First, in 1998, he served as the Head of Market Risk Management for TD Bank then, in 2003, as the Chief Credit Policy Officer responsible for overseeing Credit Risk at TD Bank.

Prior to being employed at TD Bank, he was a Vice President at Citibank Canada. In that capacity, Jason was responsible for a number of derivative and structured product businesses. He has a M.B.A. from Harvard University (1989) and a B.E.Sc. from the University of Western Ontario (1986).

 Bimal Morjaria

Bimal Morjaria, Co CEO
Prior to co founding Metric Asset Management, Bimal held progressively senior trading and management positions at TD Securities until January 2009, most recently as Vice-Chair and Global Head, Equity Derivatives. Bimal served as a member of the Management Committee of TD Securities and Senior Vice President of TD Bank Financial Group from 2006 to 2009.

Over his 21 years at TD Securities, Bimal was responsible for various businesses including: currency option trading, proprietary trading, interest rate derivative trading, equity derivatives sales and trading, energy trading and structured equity products.

Bimal earned his CFA charter in 1999.

Paul Bio

Paul Liebovitz
Paul provides client development and relationship management for Metric Asset Management. In addition, Paul assists in the long-term strategic development of Metric’s alternatives initiative. Paul was the Chief Operating Officer and Managing Partner of Fiera Quantum until January 2015. Prior to joining Metric Asset Management, Paul was a Managing Director at TD Capital, a division of TD Bank, where he was a member of the Mezzanine Fund Investment Committee overseeing in excess of $1 billion in investments. In addition, he was responsible for sourcing, structuring, executing and monitoring mezzanine debt and preferred share investments and equity co-investments.

Paul has in excess of 25 years experience in lending and private equity. Prior to joining TD Capital, he was a Senior Vice President, Underwriting for GE Capital – Capital Funding for four years. In this position, he oversaw the execution of highly structured mezzanine and leveraged financing transactions in both Canada and the United States. Prior to joining GE Capital, Paul spent nine years at Scotia Capital specializing in complex corporate restructurings that included senior and mezzanine debt and equity positions. He has an M.B.A. from McMaster University (1989) and a B.A. (Honours) from the University of Toronto (1986).