Mark Attanasio, Managing Partner

Mark Attanasio is a managing partner of Hillcrest Merchant Partners

Mr. Attanasio brings years of experience and expertise to his new role at Hillcrest. As an alumnus of the University of British Columbia, Mr. Attanasio gained the educational footstep he would need to succeed. Mr. Attanasio began his professional career at PricewaterhouseCoopers, where he gained hands-on experience in audit and advisory services, while earning his CPA. Mr. Attanasio went on to join National Bank Financial, starting in the Mergers & Acquisitions group, then as Director of Global Equity Derivatives.

Mr. Attanasio was hired by Dundee Corporation as Executive Vice President of Merchant Banking, overseeing a portfolio of investments in multiple sectors. Mr. Attanasio subsequently became President of Dundee Capital Markets, where he managed all aspects of the capital markets business. Mr. Attanasio then led a management buyout of Dundee Capital Markets and became co-founder and CEO of Eight Capital, formerly known as Dundee Capital Markets.