Jason Melbourne is the Global Head of Canadian Equities at Canaccord Genuity. He is a founding partner of Genuity Capital Markets, having served as its Head of Institutional Equity Sales before its merger with Canaccord. Prior to his time at Genuity, he held several roles in institutional equity sales and investment banking at CIBC World Markets, HSBC, TD Securities and Gordon Capital. Mr. Melbourne currently serves on the Board of Directors of Restaurant Brands International Inc. (RBI) and of Lay-Up, a youth basketball foundation that strives to empower youth with the confidence and life skills to become the community leaders of tomorrow.