Alberta’s 50 Most Influential People 2012
Meet the people who are changing your world – and find out how they’re doing it
by Max Fawcett, Michael Ganley, Alix Kemp and Geoffrey Morgan
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As the head of oil and gas banking in Canada for Macquarie Tristone, the Australia-based global investment bank, David Vetters has left his mark on many of Western Canada’s most prominent mergers and acquisitions. This year alone, the managing director of Macquarie’s Calgary office and his team have worked on deals for Connacher Oil and Gas, Corridor Resources, Terra Energy, TimberRock Energy, Suncor Energy and more. Since joining Macquarie in September 2009 as part of Macquarie’s acquisitionof Tristone Capital, Vetters has advised on more than $15 billion in merger, acquisition and divestiture deals and more than $8 billion in equity financings. With predictions of ongoing strength in the oil and gas sector, expect to see his fingerprints on even more deals.