Ben Gibbons

National Consumer Products Industry Leader


Summary of experience

Ben leads RSM Canada’s private equity team, where he focuses on helping private equity firm stakeholders address the needs of their firm and portfolios to increase value across the portfolio’s lifecycle. In his role as partner, Transaction Advisory Services, Ben focuses on supporting local and cross-border transactions, and providing deal consulting support based on his investment banking background across a variety of industries. Ben and his team focus on extended deal support services, ranging from transaction readiness and strategic assessments, to financial modelling and projections support through to deal management expertise.

He leverages the firm’s full financial service offering, ranging from financial due diligence to tax structuring and consulting support driving value to all stakeholders in all mandates.

Ben brings his extensive corporate finance, M&A and advisory experience working in Australia and Canada to all of his transactions, whether they are large corporate transactions or small cap private company processes. Ben graduated with a Bachelor of Materials Engineering (Honours) from the University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia in 2004 and completed a Graduate Certificate in Applied Finance from the Financial Services Institute of Australia in 2008. Ben was admitted to partnership of RSM Canada’s predecessor firm in 2015.

Professional affiliations and credentials

  • Vice Chair and Board Member of the Toronto Chapter of the Association for Corporate Growth (ACG)


  • Bachelor of Materials Engineering
  • Graduate Certificate in Applied Finance