Nima Besharat

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Nima Besharat, Director

Nima Besharat has extensive Private Equity, Merchant Banking and Directorship experience. Nima is also a founder and shareholder in global private equity funds, hedge funds and debt funds.


He currently serves as Vice President, Global Investment Banking at Gravitas Securities, a leading independent, internationally owned and operated wealth management and capital markets firm. Gravitas Securities is a full service investment dealer platform registered with IIROC and a member of CIPF.


Prior experience in Wealth Management at TD Bank and Scotiabank. Nima articled with Oxford Properties Group, the real estate investment arm of OMERS, one of Canada’s largest pension plans.


Nima holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and History from the University of Western Ontario, a Bachelor of Laws (Hons.) from the University of Sheffield (UK), a Master of Laws in International Business Law (Dr. Peter Dyne Scholar) from King's College London, University of London (UK) and a Postgraduate Diploma in Legal Practice (Corporate Finance) from the University of Law (UK). He is called to the Ontario Bar and has completed various courses through the Canadian Securities Institute.