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Richard Eakins

Senior Managing Director, Head of Equity Origination & Syndication
Raymond James Ltd.

Richard is the Senior Managing Director, Head of Equity Origination and Syndication. Richard brings over 25 years of financial services experience with previous roles and joined Raymond James Ltd. in 2009. Richard runs the origination and execution of underwriting business activity and is the liaison between Investment Banking and the Institutional Equity Sales, Trading and Research teams. Richard is a member of the ECM Operating Committee and the Raymond James Ltd. Operating Committee, providing input on the firm’s strategy and policy decisions. Richard has a Master of Business Administration from the Richard Ivey School of Business, University of Western Ontario and a Bachelor of Business Administration from Simon Fraser University.