Colin L. Cropper is a managing director in the Investment Banking Division at RBC Capital Markets in New York City, where he heads the firm’s automotive franchise globally; this includes automotive suppliers, original equipment manufacturers, and companies operating in the various subsectors of the automotive aftermarket. He advises clients on sales, mergers and acquisitions, and various types of capital raising. Cropper received an MBA in finance from the Anderson School at UCLA in 2002. While at BYU, he served as president of the French club and participated in Model UN. BA: International Relations; Minor: Business, 1996.