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Brad Kotush

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Brad Kotush, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

Brad Kotush has more than 11 years of experience as a public company Chief Financial Officer focused on financial services. In that role, he oversaw key functions such as public and internal financial reporting and budgeting, group risk management, investor relations, regulatory reporting, and treasury.

Mr. Kotush first joined a predecessor firm of Canaccord Genuity Group Inc. (Canaccord Genuity) in 1996. When that firm was acquired by Canaccord Genuity in 1998 he became Vice President of Special Projects. In 2000, he was named Executive Director, Secretary and Chief Financial Officer of Canaccord Genuity's European operations and spent three years in London, England helping to substantially grow that operation. Following that assignment, he served as Senior Vice President of Finance and Chief Information Officer.

In 2006, Mr. Kotush was named Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Canaccord Genuity.

During his time at Canaccord Genuity's, Mr. Kotush was involved in its initial public offering, common, preferred and convertible debenture issues as well as bank financings. His responsibilities also involved integrating multiple acquisitions, including Genuity Capital Markets in 2010 and Collins Stewart Hawkpoint plc in 2011.

Prior to joining Canaccord Genuity, Mr. Kotush spent eight years at KPMG.

Mr. Kotush is a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA, CA) and holds a Bachelor of Arts from the University of British Columbia.