Derek Neldner

Derek Neldner

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Derek Neldner is Chief Executive Officer and Group Head of RBC Capital Markets. In addition to having global oversight of the firm, he also sets the growth strategy for RBC's Corporate and Investment Banking and Global Markets business activities. Neldner joined RBC in 1995 and has held various roles across the firm, most recently as Global Head of Investment Banking. He has extensive experience across all aspects of investment banking, including mergers and acquisitions and debt and equity financing.

Professional Experience

Academic History


  • Member of the Group Executive at RBC 
  • Member of the Major Individual Giving Campaign Cabinet for the United Way of Toronto and York Region
  • Board Member of The Hospital for Sick Children Foundation
  • Chartered Financial Analyst