Peter Kinkaide joined Raintree Financial Solutions in 2012 as the Managing Director of the Corporate Finance division. He 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.
In 2003, Peter joined MNP LLP in Edmonton, within its corporate finance division. He moved to Calgary in 2005 as an Associate, and was then promoted to Vice President. He spent 2008 in London, UK, working as an Associate Director with Baker Tilly Corporate Finance, leading transactions overseas. In 2009, he returned to Calgary as Vice President & Director of MNP Corporate Finance. While still at MNP, Peter returned to Edmonton in 2011.
Peter graduated with distinction from the University of Alberta with a Bachelor of Commerce degree and earned the Chartered Financial Analyst designation in 2006. He is also a licensed Advising Representative (Portfolio Manager) with Raintree Wealth Management.