INSIGHTS

OUR TEAM OF EXPERTS

Dave Houlding, President

Dave has held positions as a Senior Institutional Equity Trader and as a Registered Trader on the Floor of the TSX. He served as a Floor Governor until the floor closed in 1997.  He joined ITG in 1997 as a Registered Trader and Managing Partner.  He has served on the Equities Procedure Committee; the Trading Policy Committee; and as Vice Chair of the Market Making Advisory Committee.

 DaveHoulding@itg84.com

Danielle Verbrugge, Senior Vice President – Financial Accounts and Control

Danielle is a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA, CA) who, before joining ITG in 2017, began her career in public practice with Deloitte LLP specializing in real estate and public mining clients for over four years. She moved on to industry and spent a year with a publicly traded silver producing mining company with operations in Mexico, and then spent eight years as a senior finance manager for a large gas utility, FortisBC Energy Inc., a subsidiary of Fortis Inc., which is a publicly traded company on both the TSX and NYSE. Danielle has broad experience providing strategic consulting and advisory services for public and private enterprises in areas including financial reporting, government and banking compliance, internal controls and SOX compliance, and financial due diligence for acquisitions.

 DanielleVerbrugge@itg84.com

Rob Russell, Partner

Rob worked as a Registered Trader for 25 years. When the Floor closed in 1997, Rob joined ITG as a Registered Trader and Managing Partner. Rob has been instrumental in developing the Firm’s Policies and Procedures, working closely with regulatory bodies and earning their trust and respect. Rob’s leadership and training to the ITG staff consistently results in high performance.

 RobRussell@itg84.com

 

Nick Savona, Chief Compliance Officer

Nick has over two decades of experience as an equity trader, including executive roles in sales and service at various firms, from traditional broker-dealers—large-scale and boutique firms–to electronic crossing networks with global reach. As Head of Sales at a global institutional block trading network, Nick contributed to the development of products to facilitate block trading and managed relationships with some of Canada’s top asset managers. Nick’s leadership in international trading includes building and managing the “Cross Border/Northbound” trading desk at bank owned dealer. Nick has served as a Governor of the STA and as well as several roles on the CSTA board. Recently, Nick has been a guest contributor for Traders’ Magazine and Markets Media on market structure. He has been a quest lecturer for Moody’s Analytics and has co-written continuing education modules on best execution for IIROC registrants. Nick is currently an LL.M. candidate with a major in securities law at Osgoode Hall Law School.

NickSavona@itg84.com

 

James Lexovsky, Chief Financial Officer

 James has almost three decades of experience in the financial services sector encompassing corporate finance, treasury, credit, risk management, regulatory reporting and  internal and external audit functions.  James started his career in Market and Member Regulation with the Toronto Stock Exchange and has subsequently had senior financial roles in various Canadian brokerage firms in both the retail and institutional sectors before joining the firm in 2018. James holds the Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) designation and also obtained a MBA in Finance from York University in Toronto.

JamesLexovsky@itg84.com 

 

 

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Suite 701
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Burlington
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Suite 211
Toronto ON, L7R 4B6

Tel: 416.941.0046
Email: info@itg84.com

Burlington
460 Brant St
Suite 211
Toronto ON, L7R 4B6