Ms. Dabarno has over 30 years of experience in the financial services sector, including senior postings in the investment and asset management businesses in Canada, the U.S. and Europe. Most recently, she was President & Chief Executive Officer of Richardson Partners Financial from 2006 to 2009.
Ms. Darbarno’s career began at Canada Trust. She worked there for 20 years before joining Midland Walwyn Capital Inc., holding the positions of President of Atlas Asset Management and Executive Vice President of the Wealth Management Group. Following the acquisition of Midland Walwyn Capital Inc. by Merrill Lynch & Co. Inc., she was appointed to the role of Senior Vice President of the International Private Client Group. In 2000, Ms. Dabarno returned to Canada where she was later named President and COO of Merrill Lynch Canada Inc. In 2003, Ms. Dabarno joined Richardson Partners Financial.
A native of Montreal, Ms. Dabarno is a graduate in education from McGill University and has earned her Certified General Accountant designation. Ms. Dabarno is married and has two daughters. She serves on the Board of Waterfront Toronto and joined the Bridgepoint Health Foundation Board of Directors in 2009.