Mr. Robinson works predominately to originate and source transactions on behalf of the Fund. Most recently Mr. Robinson was Managing Director of Institutional Sales for Haywood Securities, a resources boutique, since November 2009 with a focus on building the institutional group within the firm’s oil and gas team. Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Robinson worked in a variety of roles in institutional equity sales, where he gained extensive experience and knowledge of the domestic and international oil and gas markets. Prior to Haywood, Mr. Robinson was a Managing Director and a founding partner at Tristone Capital, where he was responsible for much of the firm’s growth and access to the Toronto institutional accounts. Tristone Capital was acquired by Macquarie Group in August 2009.
Prior to Tristone Mr. Robinson was a partner at Newcrest Capital, including at the time when it was acquired by TD Bank, where he managed the firm’s energy sector sales business in Toronto from 1999 – 2003. Mr. Robinson started his career in Institutional equity sales at Loewen, Ondaatje, McCutcheon in 1998.