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Technology & Innovation Banking

Specialized team offering expertise and financial solutions to support every stage of growth

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Helping founders realize their growth ambitions and drive enterprise value through flexible capital for any stage

Offering a differentiated banking experience with a team specialized in Technology and delivering solutions aligned to support every stage of growth.

Tech Specialized Team
Comprised of passionate, Technology-fluent bankers with experience spanning private equity, venture capital, investment banking, and operational experience in some of Canada’s fastest growing tech companies

Unique Product Set
We are one of the few specialized groups in Canada with product capability covering senior to subordinated financing structures 

Strong Eco-System Connectivity
Leverage our deep relationships with venture capital, private equity, founders, accelerators, academia, and peer groups to excel your business growth

For specific questions relating to Technology & Innovation Banking, please contact one of our following Specialists

Melissa-France Heredia

Director, Quebec Regional Lead



Kenneth Pham




Lea Roth

Senior Associate



Neelam Brar

Director, West Regional Lead



Vernon Briggs

Principal, Ventures; Calgary Office



Related Banking Solutions 

Venture Debt


Increase enterprise value while limiting dilution through creative and flexible structures spanning senior to subordinated debt facilities


Ability to support a spectrum of business models from transactional to recurring revenues

Mergers and Acquisition Financing

Eliminating funding uncertainties in your growth strategy through customized acquisition facilities enabling multiple acquisitions without the need for immediate acquisition target(s)


Revolving and non-revolving term facilities based on customized acquisition critieria

Tax Credit Financing


Increase working capital by borrowing against your scientific research and experimental development (SRED) tax credit


Revolving facilities based on accrued or filed tax credits


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