• Earned the Chartered Financial Analyst designation
  • Founded Rubicon Energy Group in 2017
  • Specializes in wholesale electricity trading


After school, Jean-Philippe Taillon joined BMO Financial Group as a commercial accounts manager. While in this role, he managed commercial loans up to $2 million. He entered the investment realm as a fund analyst for HR Strategies Inc., a company that invests institutional dollars in hedge funds. He later became chief operating officer of the company’s electricity trading division, where he oversaw regulatory issues, served on the risk management committee, executed market trades, and managed client relations.

In Jan. 2017, Jean-Philippe founded Rubicon Energy Group, which focuses on trading in the North American wholesale electricity market. He is also interested in new power markets and how they relate to existing markets.


Jean-Philippe earned a bachelor’s degree in finance and philosophy from Western University in London, Ontario.