Jireh Wong is Vice President, Wholesale Financing at BDC. In this role, he is responsible for the strategic orientation and management of our Indirect Financing and Syndicated Financing businesses, as well as establishing partnerships with private sector lenders.
Previously, Jireh served as BDC's Director, Indirect Financing, where he evaluated and designed structured finance transactions that support the various securitization funding platforms used in lending to finance companies. He also explored new areas where BDC can continue to fill market gaps to better serve Canadian entrepreneurs.
Jireh has nearly 25 years of experience in securitization, structured finance, corporate credit and business development. Before joining BDC in 2016, he spent 18 years at DBRS Limited, an independent credit rating agency, where he held various management positions, including Senior Vice President, Structured Credit; Senior Vice President, Canadian Structured Finance; and Managing Director, Business Development.
Jireh holds a bachelor’s degree with honours in Electrical Engineering from the University of Toronto and practiced in the field of wireless telecommunications before entering finance.