Jonathan leads various strategic initiatives at BDC Capital, Canada’s largest venture capital investor, including the design and implementation of its $150 million program to support VC-backed businesses hit by the COVID crisis. For the last 10 years, Jonathan’s experience has spanned investing in start-ups, to running $1billion+ in M&A deals. He was employee #1 at an early-stage investment firm focused on the financial technology (FinTech) space, serving in key operational roles in several of its portfolio companies as early as inception. He previously worked as an investment banker in New York City for one of the world’s largest independent financial advisory groups. He is a Guest Lecturer in Finance & Entrepreneurship at McGill University.