Paul Holden, CFA
Equity Analyst, CIBC World Markets

Mr. Holden joined CIBC Capital Markets in 2004 and is responsible for covering Canadian diversified financials, including property & casualty insurers, and asset managers.

Mr. Holden has been widely recognized in his field. He has ranked as a "Top Gun" analyst for the last four consecutive years by the Brendan Wood survey including #2 ranking in 2014 and 2015. StarMine ranked Mr. Holden as the No. 2 "stock picker" in the financial services industry in 2010 and the No. 3 "stock picker" in 2011. His coverage universe currently includes 16 companies

Previously, he was part of thei ncome trust research team, first as an associate and then as an analyst covering a number of diversified business trusts starting mid-2006. Prior to joining CIBC Capital Markets, Paul worked as an associate at a competitor firm, where he assisted with coverage on energy, infrastructure and business trusts.

Mr. Holden holds a BBA from Wilfrid Laurier University and an MBA from the University of Toronto. He is a CFA charterholder since 2001 and a member of the Toronto CFA Society.