Anthony S. Fell, OC is a Canadian businessman who was formerly Chairman and CEO of RBC Capital Markets, the investment banking division of the Royal Bank of Canada.
From 1980 to 2000, he was the Chief Executive Officer of RBC Dominion Securities which was later merged into RBC Capital Markets in 1998. As a result Fell served as Chairman and CEO of RBC Capital Markets as well as Deputy Chairman of Royal Bank of Canada from 1998 to 2000, making him the number two executive after John Cleghorn, the Chairman and CEO of Royal Bank of Canada. In 2000, Fell relinquished his Deputy Chair title and was succeeded as CEO of RBC Capital Markets by Gord Nixon (who would succeed Cleghorn as CEO of Royal Bank of Canada in 2001), but remained Chairman of RBC Capital Markets until he retired in 2007.
After retiring from RBC, Fell remains a corporate director. He sits on the board of directors of multiple corporations, including BCE Inc., CAE Inc., and Loblaw Companies In 2001, he was made an Officer of the Order of Canada.