|Occupation||CFO of Aequitas Innovations Inc.; Managing Director of Global Equities at RBC Capital Markets|
|Location||Toronto, ON, CA|
Annie Ropar is the Chief Financial Officer of Aequitas Innovations Inc. and has been with the company since its inception. She is also the managing director of global equities at RBC Capital Markets where she is responsible for business management and strategy execution for the institutional sales and trading side of the business.
Annie Ropar began her career at Deloitte & Touche in Toronto. And then she spent 7 years at CIT Group Inc. as senior vice president and group CFO of structured finance division. Ropar joined RBC in 2005 originally as director of finance supporting the capital partners and strategic transactions portfolios. She used to serve as a partner with RBC Capital Partners and she is currently responsible for managing the Global Investment Banking Private Equity Fund portfolio in addition to select companies in RBC's direct investment portfolio. 
Annie Ropar is a CA, CMA and also holds a US CPA designation. In addition, she is a director on several corporate boards, such as Foragen Technologies Management Inc. and the board of directors of Women in Capital Markets as Treasurer since 2008.