Bruce Townson

Director Growth & Transition Capital, Tech Sector British Columbia

Bruce is a Director, Growth & Transition Capital, providing flexible capital and financing solutions to growing tech companies in British Columbia and the Yukon.

Before joining BDC, Bruce was CEO of Vancouver-based Ecotagious Inc. from the company’s founding until its acquisition by Uplight in 2019. Ecotagious was a cleantech software as a service (SaaS) company that ranked 43rd on The Globe and Mail's 2019 list of Top Growing Companies in Canada. Bruce has also served in engineering, strategy and corporate development positions within the energy, clean tech, software and management consulting sectors.

Bruce holds an MBA from the Columbia School of Business and a Bachelor of Engineering Physics from Queen’s University.