New Hire Announcement
Craig Carpenter is responsible for the Canadian marketplace with SMBC Rail’s Canadian subsidiary. Craig has over twenty years’ experience in the transportation and logistics industry, starting his career at Canadian Pacific Railway in sales and operations. In 2008 Craig left the railway joining Lafarge Canada’s logistics team, before moving into the oil and gas industry in 2011. He held a number of logistics and operational roles with Elbow River Marketing and Gibson Energy. Mr. Carpenter holds a Bachelor of Management from University of Lethbridge with a major in Finance.
About Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation
SMBC is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, and is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group, Inc. (“SMFG”). Listed on the Tokyo, Nagoya and New York (via ADRs) stock exchanges; SMFG has a market capitalization of approximately US$48 billion. SMFG is a leading financial institution in Japan as well as a global provider of financial services.
Bank of America Merrill Lynch and SMBC Nikko Securities America, Inc. acted as exclusive financial advisor and Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom, LLP and Chapman and Cutler LLP legal advisor to SMBC in connection with this transaction.