Mr. Sugar recently retired as a Managing Director, Investment Banking at RBC Capital Markets, where he worked since 1979. He specialized in the mining sector, particularly in equity and debt financings, mergers and acquisitions and other advisory services for a wide range of Canadian and international mining companies. Prior to joining RBC Capital Markets, he spent 10 years in the mining industry as a geologist, analyst and consultant. Mr. Sugar graduated in 1971 from the University of Toronto with a Bachelor of Science in Geological Sciences and obtained his Master’s degree in Business Administration also from the University of Toronto in 1973.
Mr. Sugar serves on the Board of Directors of Romarco Minerals Inc. and Stillwater Mining Company. In 2013, Mr. Sugar joined the Board of Directors of Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital Foundation.