Roberts, Don

Vice Chairman & Managing Director, Renewable Energy & Clean Technology
CIBC World Markets, Inc.

Mr. Roberts is Vice Chairman & Managing Director with CIBC World Markets Inc. He is widely perceived as a thought leader in both the global bio-energy and forest products industries.

In 2009 Mr. Roberts stepped back from his regular duties in equity research to develop a business plan for CIBC regarding opportunities in the emerging field of Clean Technology and Renewable Energy.

Mr. Roberts has a Bachelor’s degree in Agricultural Economics from the University of British Columbia, a Master’s degree in Forestry Economics from the University of California at Berkeley, and both an MBA and doctoral studies in International Finance and Economics from the University of Chicago. He is also a certified Board Director with the Institute of Corporate Directors.