Mr Gilles Herard, Jr is a seasoned Merchant Banker and has been in the banking industry for nearly 40 years. He worked early in his career at the Toronto Dominion Bank (Canada) and later on joined Manufacturer Hanover (MH) of New York as Senior Credit Analyst. He eventually became Managing Director of Capital Corp Merchant Banking, a company that syndicates and structures funding for top companies worldwide, all the while investing its own funds into the projects.
As Managing Director of Capital Corp Merchant Banking, Mr Herard has become a leading figure in international middle-market hospitality project financing and engineers all funding structures for hotel, resort, healthcare, and mixed-development projects at Capital Corp. Mr Herard has received numerous awards for his work and other contributions including being appointed to the Presidential Business Commission, Honorary Co-Chairman of the Business Advisory Council, 2017 Gamechanger award, and nominated as Executive of the Year by the internationally acclaimed National Register’s Who’s Who, among many others.
Our vision is to provide middle-market clients the same tailored solutions and funding packages for hotel, resort, wellness, and mixed-use projects worldwide by way of equity funding and debt financing - for existing hospitality companies as well as start-ups. The combination of our expertise in equity financing and our contacts with renown hotel and resort investors has made us a major player on an international scale as a provider of Capital; we not only can structure the financing for our clients, we also invest our own funds and syndicate the rest with our hotel and resort funding sources.