Mr. Sembo has over 40 years of industry experience. He retired from his role as as Vice Chairman at RBC Capital Markets LLC in 2013. Mr. Sembo has spent the majority of his career in energy investment banking and has expertise in investment banking, corporate credit and mergers and acquisitions. Prior to joining RBC in 1986, Mr. Sembo held Corporate Finance and Financial Planning positions with Toronto Dominion Bank and Asamera Inc., respectively. Mr. Sembo has a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from the University of Calgary. He brings extensive capital markets expertise as well as a broad base of corporate governance experience to ARC, having served as a director for both private and public boards as well as numerous not-for-profit organizations.
Mr. Sembo currently serves as a director for Canadian Utilities Ltd., OMERS Energy Services, CEDA International and Calgary Scientific Inc. He has been a director of ARC since 2013.