David Carbonaro is a senior lawyer who practiced securities, corporate finance, mining and international law.
He has been instrumental in heading up strategic initiatives for Canadian clients in China and the Middle East and uses his legal and business expertise to assisting Canadian companies in accessing the tremendous opportunities available in these emerging markets.
Mr. Carbonaro was appointed as special counsel to the Toronto Stock Exchange for the purposes of presenting the opportunities on the TSX to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia investment community at Tadawul in Riyadh (the Saudi Stock Exchange).
He has extensive experience in international business and has advised companies doing business in Africa, Asia, the Middle-East and North America.
Mr. Carbonaro has received several recognition during his long career. He was recognized by Chambers Global: The Guide to the World's Leading Lawyers for Business 2014 as a leading Foreign Expert in the areas of Corporate/Commercial (Experts Based Abroad) and Energy and Natural Resources: Mining and in 2013 as a leading lawyer in the areas of Energy & Natural Resources: Mining, and Corporate/Commercial (Saudi Arabia). He also received the recognition as a leading lawyer in the area of Global Mining by Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory 2013
David is a founder and director of the KGL Foundation –a non-profit charity focused on providing basic needs and education to children in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. He is also a director of Start2 Finish, a registered Canadian charity that provides lunches and school supplies to needy children across Canada.