Rod has been managing partner at VRG Capital Corp. since 2014.
Rod is the executive chairman of Jones Brown, a privately held insurance brokerage and strategic consultancy, and sits on the board of advisers of Clarus Securities, one of Canada's leading independent investment banks. Both companies are VRG investees.
Prior to joining VRG Capital, Rod was at Clarus for 10 years, leaving his role as president and CEO in 2013. While Rod was leading the investment banking team, Clarus participated in transactions with a value in excess of $10 billion.
Rod is an expert finance professional with senior executive experience across multiple businesses, including investment banking, technology and resources. Early in his career, Rod spent a decade at CIBC and has an MBA from the University of British Columbia.