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Byron Thom

Associate Director Vancouver  

Byron Thom is an associate director in the IT Venture Fund. He joined BDC Capital in 2016 and is based out of Vancouver. He has over 10 years of experience in the IT, Internet of things (IoT) and privacy sectors, and has nearly five years of experience within British Columbia’s start-up community.

Prior to joining BDC Capital, Byron was a founder and general counsel of Optigo Networks, an early stage technology company in the building IoT sector. Previously, he worked at a boutique law firm specializing in intellectual property law, where he helped small and large technology companies develop and commercialize their IP portfolios. He also has engineering experience, gained while working for a local robotics company, as well as technology policy experience.

Byron holds a Bachelor of Applied Science from Simon Fraser University and a Bachelor of Laws from the University of Ottawa.


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