Managing Director, Co-Head, Global Equity Capital Markets
Eric Benedict is Managing Director and Co-Head of Global Equity Capital Markets at BMO Capital Markets. In this role, Eric is responsible for overseeing the origination and execution of Equity offerings for issuers in partnership with BMO’s Investment Banking and Equities groups.
Eric is a 22-year industry veteran that has consistently provided best of class results for clients and shareholders. He has spent the bulk of his career at Morgan Stanley where he has held several senior roles. Eric was a Managing Director across several groups including Morgan Stanley’s Global Capital Markets, Wealth Management and Private Wealth Management groups. Between 2009 and 2012, Eric was Head of U.S. Equity Syndicate and most recently, he was head of Morgan Stanley’s Private Wealth Management group.
Eric started his career at Morgan Stanley Dean Witter on the Fixed Income Sales and Trading desk. He holds a Bachelor of Arts from Brown University.
BMO Capital Markets is a trade name used by BMO Financial Group for the wholesale banking businesses of Bank of Montreal, BMO Harris Bank N.A. (member FDIC), Bank of Montreal Europe p.l.c, and Bank of Montreal (China) Co. Ltd, the institutional broker dealer business of BMO Capital Markets Corp. (Member FINRA and SIPC) and the agency broker dealer business of Clearpool Execution Services, LLC (Member FINRA and SIPC) in the U.S., and the institutional broker dealer businesses of BMO Nesbitt Burns Inc. (Member Investment Industry Regulatory Organization of Canada and Member Canadian Investor Protection Fund) in Canada and Asia, Bank of Montreal Europe p.l.c. (authorised and regulated by the Central Bank of Ireland) in Europe and BMO Capital Markets Limited (authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority) in the UK and Australia.