Pascal Lanctôt - Principal with the cleantech practice at BDC

Pascal Lanctot

Principal Cleantech Practice

Pascal is a Principal with the Cleantech Practice at BDC Capital. Passionate about sustainability and health, Pascal has over 25 years of experience in technology, R&D, innovation and investment. Prior to joining BDC, Pascal was Director of Corporate Development and Intellectual Property at the renewable energy company Anaergia and water technology company Fibracast. Pascal also spent six years as an Investment Lead at SDTC, with a focus on the agriculture, bio-industrial, mining and water sectors. Earlier in his career, Pascal worked at an IP advisory firm, drafting patent applications and developing IP strategies, as well as having a mix of VC and start-up experience.

Pascal holds a Doctorate (Ph.D.) in Pharmacology from Sherbrooke University, a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from HEC – University of Montréal, a Master of Science (M.Sc.) in Pharmacology from Sherbrooke University and a Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Physiology from McGill University. Pascal also conducted post-doctoral research on neural stem cells at the Salk Institute in California.