TORONTO, June 28, 2013 /CNW/ - Return On Innovation Advisors Ltd. ("ROI
Capital") is pleased to announce the appointment of Joe DaSilva to
Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, a new position with
the company. In his new role (which takes effect July 15th), he will be
responsible for managing all of the operations of ROI Capital and its
funds, as well as oversight of the compliance team led by Chief
Compliance Officer, Gil Garbus Jr.
"Joe's wealth of operational and compliance knowledge, along with his
business acumen make him a strategic fit for ROI Capital." says ROI
Capital President and Founding Partner Wilfred Vos. "We are very
excited to have him join our leadership team and support the
development of our future strategies."
Mr. DaSilva is a highly regarded industry figure with over 22 years of
extensive experience. Before joining ROI, he held the position of
Vice-President and Chief Compliance Officer with Empire Life
Investments, and previously also served as Vice President and Chief
Operating Officer for Hartford Investments Canada. DaSilva has also
acted as a regulatory consultant for Deloitte LLP and
PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP and has been an active participant on
various industry initiatives, committees and working groups.
"ROI Capital is a strong player in the commercial mortgage and private
real-estate investment space. Offering investors innovative products
with a strong investment portfolio made joining ROI Capital very
appealing to me." says DaSilva. "I am pleased to further assist the
company deliver operational and compliance excellence, while continuing
to bring innovative investment solutions to the market place."
About ROI Capital
Established in 2002, ROI Capital (ROI) is a Canadian investment firm
that specializes in commercial mortgages, loans and private real
estate. Since then, ROI has developed a deep understanding of the
fundamentals of the commercial real estate market and an emphasis on
capital preservation. This is achieved by primarily focusing on
income-producing properties in large urban markets. ROI's senior team
has been together since the firm began managing commercial mortgages
and real estate investments. Its members have an average of 20 years'
experience in the financial services industry, as well as deep
relationships with banks, institutions and brokers. Today, ROI manages
more than $1.3 billion across 11 funds.
SOURCE: ROI Capital
For further information:
Wilfred Vos Bcs, FMA, CIM, CFP, FCSI, DMS, CBV, MBA, CFA
President & Founding Partner