Management Team

Baycrest Global Solutions’ Management Team

Dr. Anthony Melman — Executive Chairman

Dr. Melman, retiring chair of the Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care, is the President and CEO of Acasta Capital. Leveraging his decades of experience working in private equity and global finances, Dr. Melman provides strategic and financial advice to help clients transform their businesses and create unprecedented value. Previously, he was a founding partner and vice president of Onex Corporation (1984 to 2006). Prior to that, he was a senior vice president at the Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce, in charge of worldwide merchant banking. Dr. Melman is a director of CP Rail and serves as Chair of the Finance Committee. He is also a director of the Ontario Lottery Gaming Corporation and is Chair of the Budget & Finance Committee. Dr. Melman was born in Johannesburg, South Africa and is a Canadian citizen. He holds a B.Sc. in Chemical Engineering from the University of the Witwatersrand, an MBA (Gold Medalist) from the University of Cape Town and a PhD in Finance from the University of the Witwatersrand.

Mr. Brian Mackie

Brian is a healthcare executive with more than 20 years of experience in the Ontario health system. He is currently Vice President Finance and CFO at Baycrest. Brian has provided oversight of Financial, IT and Facilities services in two world-leading academic health centres: Baycrest and the Hospital for Sick Children. Brian is a Chartered Accountant who trained and worked with Price Waterhouse in both the UK and Canada. He holds a CA designation both in Canada and the UK and holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Birmingham in the UK.