Alfred Avanessy

Managing Director@Cormark Securities

Alfred Avanessy is currently a Managing Director in the Diversified Industries Investment Banking group at Cormark Securities Inc. As part of his role at Cormark, Alfred also leads the firm’s U.S. cannabis practice and has been instrumental in a number of international cannabis transactions. Alfred joined Cormark in 2016 after 10 years at a publicly-traded Canadian broker dealer where he left as a Managing Director and head of diversified industries. Previously, Alfred was a corporate securities lawyer at Torys LLP where where he focused on private equity M&A transactions. Alfred holds a Juris Doctor from the University of Toronto, Faculty of Law, and is a CFA charterholder.