Ross Prokopy has over 10 years of capital markets experience in energy, investment Banking and debt capital markets. Prior to joining Raymond James, Mr. Prokopy was managing director and head of debt capital markets at an independent investment bank where he created the firm’s debt capital markets, origination and syndication platform. He has an extensive background in high yield underwritings. Mr. Prokopy also served as Captain in the Canadian Forces where he excelled as a Main Battle Tank and Armoured Reconnaissance, Troop Leader. He was awarded the Canadian Peacekeeping Service Medal and the NATO Stabilization Force Medal. After completing his military service, Mr. Prokopy earned a Master of Business Administration from the Yale School of Management. He is also a graduate of the Royal Military College in Kingston, Ontario.