TORONTO, Sept. 18, 2012 /CNW/ - GMP Capital Inc. ("GMP") (TSX: GMP) announced today that Christine Drake, Chief Financial
Officer and Secretary, is leaving GMP. GMP also announced that its
Board of Directors has appointed Deborah Starkman, Managing Director,
Finance, as GMP's new Chief Financial Officer and Secretary, effective
immediately. Ms. Starkman has served in a number of roles including Head of
Regulatory Reporting and Risk Management since joining GMP in February
2006. Ms. Starkman is a Chartered Accountant and also holds a
Chartered Financial Analyst designation.
On behalf of GMP and the Board of Directors, we thank Christine for her
contributions over the years and we wish her well in her future
endeavours" said Harris Fricker, Chief Executive Officer of GMP.
About GMP CAPITAL INC.
GMP Capital Inc. ("GMP") is a leading independent diversified financial
services firm headquartered in Toronto, Canada, providing a wide range
of financial products and services to a client base that includes
corporate clients, institutional investors and high-net-worth
individuals in three integrated reporting segments. The Capital Markets
segment provides investment banking, including advisory and
underwriting services, institutional sales and trading and research
through offices located in Toronto, Montreal, Calgary, New York, Miami,
Dallas, London, Perth and Sydney. The Capital Markets segment conducts
its business through the following operating entities: GMP Securities
L.P., GMP Securities, LLC, Griffiths McBurney Corp., GMP Securities
Europe LLP and GMP Securities Australia Pty Limited. Wealth Management
consists of GMP's non-controlling ownership interest in Richardson GMP
Limited, a full-service independent firm focused on providing exclusive
and comprehensive wealth management and investment services delivered
by an experienced team of investment professionals. The Alternative
Investments segment consists of the investment management and
alternative investment products provided by GMP Investment Management
L.P. GMP is listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol
"GMP". For further information, please visit our corporate website at gmpcapital.com.
SOURCE: GMP Capital Inc.
For further information:
For further information please contact:
GMP Capital Inc.
Rocco Colella, Director, Investor Relations
145 King Street West, Suite 300, Toronto, Ontario M5H 1J8
Tel: (416) 941-0894; Fax: (416) 943-6175
firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com