Kevin Sullivan

Deputy Chairman, GMP Securities L.P.

Kevin M. Sullivan has been at GMP since October 1995 and cofounded GMP Securities. Mr. Sullivan served as President from 1996-1999 and Chief Executive Officer of GMP from June 1999 to September 2010. Kevin has 25 years of experience and relationships in the capital markets industry. During his tenure as CEO at GMP, Kevin oversaw the creation and growth of Richardson GMP, GMP Europe and GMP Investment Management. In addition, he successfully oversaw GMP’s IPO in 2003 and has since helped the company grow from a market value of $300M to over $1B in that time. While Kevin has now transitioned from his role as CEO, he is actively engaged at GMP sitting on its Board of Directors and on the Board of Richardson GMP. During his career, he has also spent three years in the European capital markets as well as a lawyer in general practice in Calgary, Alberta. Mr. Sullivan has been involved in a number of charitable endeavours and community organizations, including co-chairing The Ride to Conquer Cancer, Canada’s premier cycling fundraiser. He is a past member of the Ontario Securities Commission Industry Advisory Group and past Board member of The Princess Margaret Hospital Foundation, and a member of the Canadian Advisory Board of Right To Play.