Dinar Ahmed is an Associate Principal with the IT Venture Fund. He joined BDC Capital in 2016.
In his current role, Dinar is responsible for deal origination and due diligence functions related to prospective and follow-on investments across deals in all stages. He works closely with portfolio companies on strategy, mergers and acquisitions, follow-on fundraising initiatives and takes on specific projects as needed. Dinar also advises on deals and due-diligence efforts in the IT space for other funds within BDC Capital as required.
In previous roles at BDC, he worked with the Corporate Strategy and Venture Capital Strategy teams, evaluating investments in high-potential tech companies and co-leading the strategy development for BDC Capital’s role in the Canadian Venture Capital ecosystem.
Dinar brings over six years of experience in Corporate Development and product teams from TELUS. He led or co-led multiple acquisitions and divestitures, was involved in company-wide strategic projects, worked in product development, as well as go-to-market strategy.
Dinar holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree in Accounting from the John Molson School of Business at Concordia University in Montreal.
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