Private Banking Officer
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Anthony Garcia offers over 16 years of banking and private industry experience as Private Banking Officer with Manulife Private Wealth (MPW). He provides key client relationship management and execution to MPW clientele and provides support to the Manulife – Private Banking platform.
Anthony gained private business experience early in his career in a family owned precision manufacturing company, where he coordinated corporate development and sales. He joined as an Analyst at TD Securities in their Global Structured Trade Finance, Capital Markets team where he covered Origination and Transaction responsibilities to finance international publicly listed and private companies, as well as foreign governments in Emerging Markets; specifically Latin America, Eastern Europe, the Pacific Rim, as well as in Canada. During his six year tenure he was promoted to Associate, mentored summer interns, and structured, executed and funded over 40 diversified industry transactions valued at US$1.25B. Anthony accepted the opportunity to join BMO Bank of Montreal as Director, Corporate Finance, where he managed a CAD$1.4B bank portfolio of publicly listed and private clientele in Diversified Industries. He structured and executed CAD$400MM in new business for the team within two years and coordinated the bank’s diverse product offering to portfolio clients, including; Private Capital, Mergers & Acquisitions and Advisory, Interest Rate Derivatives, Foreign Exchange, Cash Management, Trade Finance and Private Banking. He honed his Corporate Finance skills and returned as Vice President to the family business in operation for over 40 years.
Anthony brings a diverse background and offering to clientele and colleagues and he is able to integrate cultural awareness, manage client expectations and achieve results. He is a Mentor within the Upper Canada College – Common Ties Mentorship Program, which fosters the development of skills, knowledge and expertise necessary to excel educationally, professionally and personally. He also enjoys football, soccer, hockey, golf, investments, travel and culinary experiences. He is fluent in Spanish, Russian, and English and has conducted global banking over the years.
Anthony was born in Toronto, Canada in 1979, was educated at Upper Canada College (Toronto, Canada) and graduated with an International Baccalaureate Diploma and holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the Faculty of Management, McGill University (Montreal, Canada). He resides in Toronto with his wife and their two children.
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