Mr. Laurence Grafstein serves as Managing Director & Deputy Chairman, Global Investment Banking at RBC Capital Markets. Grafstein serves as Deputy Chairman of Global Investment Banking at Royal Bank of Canada. Larry served as Co-Head of mergers and acquisitions at UBS. He also is an Angel Investor. He has worked on behalf of the Governments of Canada and Ontario regarding their investments in Chrysler and General Motors after the financial crisis and advised on the landmark privatizations of Telefonos de Mexico and Telstra of Australia. is a graduate of Harvard University (B.A.), Oxford University (M.Phil, Balliol College, Rhodes Scholar), and the University of Toronto (J.D.).