Jeff Parks, CFA
Chief Executive Officer & Director
Over a decade of investment industry and portfolio management experience, with a focus on special situations.
Proven track record of identifying opportunities in their infancy, and actively working with management teams to grow business operations.
An established and extensive network of buy/sell side relationships, providing access to deal flow.
Successfully co-managed 3 North American mandates at Venator Capital Management Ltd., where he uncovered multiple investments which added significant alpha to each portfolio.
Graduate of the Richard Ivey School of Business, at Western University.
Chief Investment Officer
Over two decades of investment advisory and portfolio management experience, most recently as Managing Director at TD Securities Inc.
Has amassed an extensive network of industry contacts & relationships over his career.
Successfully managed multiple proprietary trading strategies, and worked closely with numerous management teams to grow their companies and optimize their capital structures.
Has experience investing across the capital structure, including high yield credit, convertible notes, preferred debt, and equities.
Graduate of Western University, with a Bachelor of Arts degree.
Jimmy Vaiopoulos, CPA, CA
Chief Financial Officer
Former Interim CEO & CFO of Hut 8, a blockchain infrastructure company.
Gained over five years of experience with KPMG, which included auditing, M&A due diligence, and project finance for both private and public companies, across local and international engagements.
Experienced with performing in depth due diligence to understand investments, at times with limited information.
Over a decade of proven analytical and valuation experience.
Graduate of the Richard Ivey School of Business; and Bachelor of Engineering Science, from Western University; and is an active CPA, CA.
VP, Corporate Development & Investor Relations
Over two decades of capital markets experience, most recently as Director of Sales at Venator Capital Management Ltd., where he was focused on marketing and business development initiatives across Canada, targeting retail advisors, high net-worth investors, family offices and institutions.
Has been actively involved in the creation and strategic development of various investment products during his career, including hedge funds, liquid alternative funds, offshore funds, closed-end funds, private equity limited partnerships and flow-through limited partnerships.
Graduate of Western University, with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics.