As a securities trader, Mr. Marcos has 25 years of experience in the investment industry. After receiving an Honours BA, Specialist in Economics from the University of Toronto in 1989, he started his career as an Investment Analyst with a particular emphasis on limited partnerships. It was his work in this area that led to his first licence with the Ontario Securities Commission in 1990. Mr. Marcos later joined RBC Dominion Securities where he worked as an Investment Advisor, developing and managing investment portfolios for retail clients. He also served as the Managing Director of Multicapital Funding Inc., a finance brokerage firm licenced by the Ontario Ministry of Financial Institutions. In 1997, he moved to Malta where he managed a private investment fund for twelve years. He was also a member of the Malta Capital Markets Group.