Michael Tait

Managing Director, Head of Investment Banking



Michael Tait joined Roth Canada in April 2021 as a Managing Director and Head of Origination. Most recently, Michael was co-founder and CEO of Waypoint Investment Partners (now part of Chesswood Group Limited), one of Canada’s top performing and fastest growing alternative investment managers. Prior to Waypoint, Michael held several roles across the Canadian capital markets during his 25+year career, including as Managing Director, Head of Institutional Sales, UBS Securities Canada, and as a Co-Founder of Genuity Capital Markets (now part of Canaccord Genuity). Michael is also proud to have served several charities focused on mental and physical health, including True Patriot Love and Special Olympics.

Joined Roth

April 2021


BA from Queen's University, MBA from Rotman School of Management


Waypoint Investment Partners, UBS Securities Canada, Genuity Capital Markets