Siddharth Rajeev, B.Tech (Electronics Engineering), MBA (Finance), CFA
Vice-President – Head of Research
At Fundamental Research Corp, Sid heads the research department which has covered over 300 small and micro cap companies and 150 exempt market/private issues from a broad array of industries including Energy, Mining, Real Estate and Technology. He also manages the FRC list of Top Picks, which are the stocks under coverage which he has the highest conviction level about. These picks have historically helped the firm finish strong in various third party analyst performance rankings.
Sid holds a Bachelor of Technology degree in Electronics Engineering from Cochin University of Science & Technology, and an MBA from The University of British Columbia. He is also a CFA Charterholder. Sid is sought by the media for commentary on the valuation of small cap stocks and industries he covers. He is also co-author of two online courses including the very successful “Evaluation of Junior Mining Companies for Investment Purposes” which has evolved into classroom courses, seminars, and is in demand at investment conferences across North America.
Rob Stitt, B.Com (Hons), CAIA
Rob has over 20 years of experience in the capital markets. This includes eight years trading in convertible bonds at a global brokerage firm and seven years as a portfolio manager at small independent firms. In his role as portfolio manager, Rob was responsible for selecting and allocating to hedge fund managers in addition to crafting fund of fund portfolios. As part of the firms’ executive team, he was responsible for managing and overseeing the regulated business.
Rob is a Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA). He holds an Honours degree in Commerce from the University of Manitoba. He holds over a dozen FINRA and CSI licensing certificates including the Partners, Directors and Senior Officers Course and the Chief Compliance Officer Course. He is a Level II CFA Candidate.