Sarah Pisonero - Director, venture capital Incentivized Programs in the Market Development team at BDC

Sarah Pisonero

Director, funds

Sarah Pisonero is Director, Venture Capital Incentivized Programs in the Market Development team, where she is responsible for assisting in the management of the VCAP (Venture Capital Action Plan) and VCCI (Venture Capital Catalyst Initiative) programs. She joined BDC Capital in 2020.

Prior to joining BDC, Sarah was the Chief Investment Officer of the Equality Fund where she designed an investment strategy that led to the creation of a first of its kind impact investment vehicle with a $300M contribution from the Canadian Government. Prior to the Equality Fund, Sarah was an investment associate with Teralys Capital, one of Canada’s largest fund of funds dedicated to venture capital. At Teralys, in addition to her investment role, Sarah designed and led their diversity and inclusion strategy.

Sarah brings a diversified professional background with strong experience in M&A transactions, first as a legal counsel and then as a financial consultant. She also worked extensively with tech entrepreneurs who were looking to raise capital from European VCs.

Sarah holds a master’s degree from the Institute of Political Sciences of Toulouse (France), a master’s degree in business administration from Toulouse Business School, as well as a Bachelor’s degree in Law.

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