DurranManaging Director, Canadian Investor Relations Advisor
Jim has over 25 years of equity research experience complimented by 12 years in the retail and CPG industries. He spent the past 8 years with Barclays Canada as head of their equity research team leading the build out of their Equities business and research coverage in the Energy, Mining, Financial services, TMT and Consumer/Retail sectors. Prior to joining Barclays Mr. Durran was a top 5 ranked (BWI) Canadian Consumer sector Analyst for 13 years at National Bank Financial. Jim’s industry experience included 2 years with Dylex (specialty retailer) as VP Strategic Planning & Marketing and 10 years at Nabisco Brands where he was given ever increasing marketing/strategy responsibilities. Mr. Durran has an MBA from McGill University (1981).