David Potter, Vice-Chairman & Head of Scotia Waterous, Scotiabank

David Potter

Head of Global Investment Banking – Energy,

  • David Potter is responsible for all of Scotiabank’s investment banking activities in the Oil & Gas sector globally. Over a more than 20-year career with Scotiabank, David’s Canadian and international transaction experience in the Oil & Gas sector includes leading mergers, acquisitions and divestitures of public and private companies and assets, assessment of strategic alternatives and shareholder value maximization, takeover defense strategies and planning, valuations, fairness opinions as well as debt and equity financing in the public and private capital markets.
  • David holds a BA (Economics) from Laval University and an MBA from London Business School.

United Kingdom

T: +44 20 7384 8056
Bedford House
69-71 Fulham High Street


T: +65 6590 3978
78 Shenton Way

Houston - USA

T: +1 713 353 4633
Two Allen Center, 1200 Smith Street, Floor 16, Suite 6061

Houston, TX, 77002


Lagos - Nigeria

T: +44 787 550 6366
No. 92 Oduduwa Crescent,
G.R.A., Ikeja
Lagos State

South Africa

+27 21 001 3884
Great Westerford
Corner Main Rd & Dean Street
Newlands 7700
Cape Town