Phil Mesman, CFAAugust 10, 2023
Neil SimonsAugust 10, 2023
Tom joined Picton Mahoney Asset Management in January 2020 following the acquisition of the merger arbitrage strategies from Vertex One Asset Management. Tom joined Vertex One in January 2010 and has an extensive background in alternative strategies and specializes in merger and event-driven arbitrage. Prior to joining Vertex One, Tom was a proprietary trader with CIBC World Markets Inc. where he was responsible for equity and derivatives arbitrage as well as special situations strategies. Formerly, he worked in private equity at Birch Hill Equity Partners Management Inc. and began his career as an equity analyst at KBSH Capital Management Inc. Tom holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from Queenâ€™s University, an MBA from Harvard Business School and is also a CFA charterholder.