David is currently the President of Bromart Holdings which owns and controls 100% of the CSL Group and 100% of Horizon Capital Holdings. The CSL Group, of which David is a Director of the Board, is a Canadian based company headquartered in Montreal with affiliated offices in Halifax, Winnipeg, Burlington, Boston, Singapore and Sydney, Australia. The company specializes and controls the world’s largest self-unloading bulk carrier fleet with inland, coastal and deep sea trading capabilities. Horizon Capital Holdings, of which David is the Co-President and CEO, is responsible for Bromart’s non-shipping related investment activities as well as its philanthropic activities.
Between 2000 and 2004, David was as an investment banker with Merrill Lynch Canada where he was involved in originating and executing both mergers and acquisitions and financings for numerous public and private companies. In 2004, David left Merrill Lynch to assume responsibilities at Bromart and Horizon Capital Holdings.
David graduated from McGill University with a Joint Honours degree in Political Science and History in 1997. In 2000, he received his MBA from Cambridge University, graduating as a Cambridge Commonwealth Trust Scholar and since been elected a Fellow of the Cambridge Commonwealth Trust.
David has also completed the academic requirements for the Directors Education Program, Institute of Corporate Directors (ICD).
David is married to Laurence Duguay, and the couple are the proud parents of their sons Ethan, Liam and Finn.