Daily News: December 20, 2012

Morisset Joins WFCF as BDO in Canada


Wells Fargo Capital Finance announced that Pierre-Yves Morisset joined the organization as a business development officer to lead its efforts in Western Canada. He will be based in Vancouver, British Columbia. Morisset’s efforts will be focused on originating loans in Western Canada and the Pacific Northwest.

Morisset joins WFCF with 13 years lending experience. Most recently, he was the head of ABL Corporate Accounts and Western Canada at CIBC. There, he was responsible for transactions from $10 million to over $500 million for companies in a wide range of industries and situations from turnaround and restructuring to rapid growth. Prior to CIBC, he was a vice president at GE Corporate Lending.

WFCF provides financing solutions for companies in industries such as retail, software publishing and high-technology, commercial finance, staffing and government contracting.