Our team

  • Peter Kinkaide CFACEO of Corporate Finance

    P: 780.443.0340
    E: pkinkaide@raintreeFS.com

    Peter leads the development of the Corporate Finance division to complement Raintree’s existing private brokerage offering. He oversees investment-banking execution over all offerings distributed by Raintree. He’s also developed a separate practice, with a focus on arranging capital for institutional transactions and completing mergers & acquisitions.

    Peter leads transactions from outset to completion by ensuring that details are scrutinized while the big picture is preserved. He matches institutions and strategic buyers with private, mid-market clients to maximize value through financing or divestiture transactions. He has worked with clients in numerous industries, including construction, manufacturing, real estate, distribution, oilfield service, hospitality, agriculture, etc. He combines carefully created project plans with the flexibility to act as opportunities arise, always maximizing value to the client.

     

  • Rocky ChanManaging Director

    P: 780.443.0340
    E: rchan@raintreeFS.com

    Rocky is a Managing Director in Raintree’s Corporate Finance division.  Based out of Toronto, he is primarily responsible for originating and underwriting alternative investment opportunities that complement Raintree’s existing private brokerage offering.  He will also be leading the execution of other investment banking assignments such as arranging capital for institutional transactions and M&A advisory work.

    Rocky is a career investment banker with over 13 years of investment banking, capital markets and corporate finance experience.  Most recently, he was with a boutique investment banking firm that specialized in private equity and real estate.  Prior to that, he was a Director in Investment Banking at CIBC World Markets where he focused on mergers and acquisitions for domestic clients and was involved in debt and equity capital raisings across a number of sectors. Prior to CIBC, Rocky worked at a leading independent investment bank where he focused on capital raising (both public offerings and private placements) and mergers and acquisitions assignments for mid-cap real estate clients. 

    Rocky holds an HBA and MBA from the Richard Ivey School of Business and is an Old Boy from Upper Canada College.  He is also a registered Dealing Representative of Raintree Financial Solutions.

     

     

  • Eric HansenVice President Corporate Finance

    P: 780.965.3497
    E: ehansen@raintreeCF.com

    Eric Hansen, Vice President Corporate Finance, is a strategic matchmaker and public speaker who helps companies tell their story. Prior to joining Raintree, he consulted to several companies seeking best practices to penetrate the evolving private capital markets and helped them roll out nationwide distribution. He has a track record of working with companies through growth and capital formation; developing partnerships, corporate finance solutions and securities offerings. He has worked within a wide range of industries including; green energy, technology, mining, commercial lending and real estate.

    He was co-founder and membership chair of a Boston-based advocacy group for personalization technology, which consulted to the FTC, and was covered by the Wall Street Journal (Asia), CNN.com and The New York Times. Mr. Hansen was a Canada Games athlete and varsity student athlete. His athletic achievements took him to Europe to play professional volleyball in Holland and France before starting his entrepreneurial career in Canada.

    Eric is interested in best practices for governance, has an active background as a corporate director as well as sitting on charitable boards and volunteering. He lives between Victoria, BC and his hometown Edmonton, Alberta, enjoying hiking, yoga, and social gatherings with family and friends from around the world.

  • Mackenze OrrSenior Associate

    P: 780.443.0340
    E: morr@raintreeFS.com

    Mackenze Orr joined Raintree Financial Solutions in 2014 as an Analyst within the Corporate Finance division and has since been promoted to Senior Associate. Mackenze is responsible for supporting the analysis and launch of new investment opportunities, ensuring all due diligence and marketing documentation is complete and current, and works with management teams and internal stakeholders to coordinate the sharing of data amongst business units. Before joining Raintree, Mackenze was a Teacher Assistant at the University of Alberta, and a Cooperative Education Student at Farm Credit Canada.

    Mackenze graduated with distinction from the University of Alberta with a Bachelor of Management in Business Economics, and is currently pursuing a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation.

     

  • Shane BrollyAnalyst

    P: 780.443.0340
    E: sbrolly@raintreeFS.com

    Shane joined Raintree in March of 2018 as an Analyst in the Corporate Finance division. He is responsible for supporting the analysis, due diligence and launch of current and potential investment products.

    Before joining Raintree, Shane worked as a Business Development Analyst at an energy services company in Sherwood Park, AB and as a U.S. Sports Data Analyst at a U.K. sports betting company. Shane graduated from the University of Alberta in 2017 with a Bachelor of Commerce degree with a major in finance and is currently pursuing the CFA designation. Outside of work, he enjoys playing and watching a number of sports, hiking, camping and spending time with his wife and dog.