Tabreez Lila is Managing Director, Growth & Transition Capital, leading the Prairies team. With nearly 20 years of national and international experience in private equity and debt investments, Tabreez has developed a passion for helping entrepreneurs achieve their growth and succession objectives by using creative structures.
Before joining BDC, Tabreez was a principal in the private equity group of a large pension and endowment fund, where he gained a detailed and sophisticated understanding of financing tools such as mezzanine and subordinate debt financing as well as equity investments. Over the years, he has helped manage significant fund relationships and direct investments in excess of one billion dollars. Tabreez has served as a director on the board of several companies.