Nicholas DrakeDirector Growth & Transition Capital British Columbia
Nicholas Drake is a Director, Growth & Transition Capital and covers several of BDC’s offices throughout British Columbia. Before joining the BDC Capital team in 2018, Nicholas spent ten years with a US headquartered Private Equity firm with global operations, where he worked closely with entrepreneurs to create equity value through various financial, strategic and operational initiatives. He spearheaded the acquisition of more than 15 Canadian businesses with combined revenues in excess of $500 million and served on the boards of several of those companies. Prior to working in Private Equity, Nicholas earned his MBA at UBC and gained international experience as a Field Engineer for a Fortune Global 500 company where he worked in Egypt, Colombia, Japan and the United States.