Bob Dorrance was named Group Head Wholesale Banking on November 1st, 2005.
As Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President of TD Securities, Bob leads the integrated investment dealer business of TD Bank Group. He is responsible for determining the strategic direction of the firm as well as the day-to-day management of the global wholesale investment dealer operations.
Previously, Bob was co-head of the Dealer and managed TD Securities' Investment Banking, Institutional Equities' Sales, Equity Capital Markets and Proprietary Equity Trading, and the Trading and Research groups.
Bob joined TD Securities in November 2000 when TD purchased Newcrest Capital, where he had been President and Chief Executive Officer since 1995.
Prior to helping found Newcrest, he worked at Nesbitt Burns for 18 years.
Bob holds an MBA from McGill University, an Honours Bachelor of Science from Queen's University, and has his Chartered Financial Analyst designation.