Silicon Valley venture capitalist for over 30 years; involved in 22 IPO's during that time.
Among the first backers of Zoom Video Communications (NSDQ:ZM), Canva, Dapper Labs, Tweetdeck, and Wish.com .
Founding Chairman of data science company Treasure Data (Softbank/ARM).
Has served on 8 public company boards.
Originally trained as a computer chip designer, Bill holds a BSEE Honors from the University of Illinois Champaign Urbana; and an MBA from Harvard Graduate School of Business.
BRIAN BEATTIE, CPA, CA
Chief Financial Officer of Volaris Group, a division of Constellation Software (CSU:TSX)
Volaris Group acquires, strengthens, and grows vertical market software companies, enabling them to be clear leaders in their focused industries.
Over 20 years of experience in Finance, having served as CFO for multiple organizations.
Works closely with Volaris' legal and M&A team on all new acquisitions; and is an expert on every stage of the M&A process.
Brian is certified chartered accountant, and obtained his HBA in Economics and Finance from the University of Toronto.
Owais F. Qureshi, CFA
Director and Senior Portfolio Manager for the Canada Post Corporation Pension Fund.
He is a CFA charter holder and holds a Master of Finance degree from the Rotman School of Business.
Prior to his tenure at Canada Post Corporation Pension Fund, he was a Portfolio Manager for a leading asset management firm, where he was involved in all aspects of portfolio modelling and analysis, as well as trading and risk management.
Owais is an active member of the Toronto CFA Society and S&P Dow Jones Indices Canadian Index Advisory Panel.