Derek has 25+ years of retail banking experience including senior leadership and executive positions. Most recently as Managing Director Sales and Marketing at XMC Mortgage Corporation Derek led a National brand and oversaw the significant growth of both insured and alternative lines of business. Derek was recognized three consecutive years on the CMP Hot List. Previously, Derek held various Regional Vice President roles at RBC including Mortgage Specialist and Integrated Markets. Prior to that Derek held a variety of positions at RBC in retail banking with increasing responsibilities.

Derek has a BA from Trent University, Fellowship of the Institute of Canadian Bankers, Mortgage Broker license.