• Brad Nathan

    Brad Nathan

    President

  • Joanna Lipfeld

    Joanna Lipfeld

    Chief Financial Officer

  • Marvin Pludwinski

    Marvin Pludwinski

    Chief Financial Officer - Operations

  • Stephen Grosfield

    Stephen Grosfield

    Chief Operations Officer

  • Hartley Nathan Q.C.

    Hartley Nathan Q.C.

    Corporate Counsel

  • Michele Thomas

    Michele Thomas

    Executive Vice President - Human Resources

  • Cindy Nathan

    Cindy Nathan

    Executive Vice President - Investor Relations & Executive Recruitment

  • Judith Benattar

    Judith Benattar

    Executive Vice President of Strategy and Business Development

  • Glenn Hunt

    Glenn Hunt

    Vice President, Finance - Succession Capital

  • Steven Tenenbaum

    Steven Tenenbaum

    Executive Vice President - Finance & Audit

  • Jennifer Mooney

    Jennifer Mooney

    Vice President - Financing Services

  • Eric Persi

    Eric Persi

    Senior Vice President - M&A

  • Sophie Jaubert

    Sophie Jaubert

    Vice President - M&A Western Europe

  • Richard Freilich

    Richard Freilich

    Vice President - IT & Security

  • Ashley Manis

    Ashley Manis

    Vice President - M&A Scandinavia

  • Rick Bulmann

    Rick Bulmann

    Lead Operations Manager

  • Jay Weinstein

    Jay Weinstein

    Operations Manager

  • Ted Jahnke

    Ted Jahnke

    Operations Manager

  • Maria Korsh

    Maria Korsh

    Cash Flow Manager

  • Andrew Arrigo

    Andrew Arrigo

    Human Resources Manager

  • Heather Grant

    Heather Grant

    Human Resources Generalist

  • Jonathan Lemery

    Jonathan Lemery

    Operations Consultant

  • Mujtaba Abidi

    Mujtaba Abidi

    M&A Associate

  • Andrea Natarelli

    Andrea Natarelli

    M&A Associate

  • Julie Wodehouse

    Julie Wodehouse

    Finance Associate

  • Laura Wolfe

    Laura Wolfe

    Associate Legal Counsel

  • Sian Bennett

    Sian Bennett

    Associate

  • Laura Ricketts

    Laura Ricketts

    Business Liaison

  • Klajd Elezaj

    Klajd Elezaj

    M&A Analyst

  • David Nguyen

    David Nguyen

    M&A Analyst

  • Denys Karpenko

    Denys Karpenko

    Accounting Manager

  • Muriel He

    Muriel He

    Senior Accountant

  • Shelly Avner

    Shelly Avner

    Marketing Coordinator

  • Aglae Bezerra

    Aglae Bezerra

    Office Manager & Executive Assistant

  • Cesar Rezek Alves

    Cesar Rezek Alves

    M&A Analyst

  • Brad Nathan is President of Lynx Equity Limited. As President, Brad works with the Lynx management team to define strategy and goals.  His responsibilities include negotiating and overseeing acquisition transactions, operations and capital sourcing. After receiving his Chartered Accounting designation, he practiced accounting at Price Waterhouse and later at Grant Thornton in Toronto. He later served as Vice-President of merchant banking at Rothschild Canada Limited. He served on the Board of Directors of the Toronto Wildlife Centre for many years and continues to support wildlife related organizations.

    Brad Nathan is President of Lynx Equity Limited. As President, Brad works with the Lynx management team to define strategy and goals.  His responsibilities include negotiating and overseeing acquisition transactions, operations and capital… Brad Nathan is President of Lynx Equity Limited. As President, Brad works with the Lynx management team to define strategy and goals.  His responsibilities include negotiating and overseeing acquisition transactions, operations and capital sourcing. After receiving his Chartered Accounting designation, he practiced accounting at Price Waterhouse and later at Grant Thornton in Toronto. He later served as Vice-President of merchant banking at Rothschild Canada Limited. He served on the Board of Directors of the Toronto Wildlife Centre for many years and continues to support wildlife related organizations.

    Joanna oversees finance and administration for Lynx, including cash flow management, financial accounting and reporting functions for Lynx and its subsidiary companies, and corporate governance. She also plays a key role in Lynx’s portfolio bank financing and integration processes, as well as acts as the strategic advisor for select subsidiaries. Joanna holds an HBA and an MBA, both from the Richard Ivey School of Business at the University of Western Ontario. She also holds her CPA/CMA designation. Her interests include yoga, golf, skiing, and spending time with her family.

    Joanna oversees finance and administration for Lynx, including cash flow management, financial accounting and reporting functions for Lynx and its subsidiary companies, and corporate governance. She also plays a key role in Lynx’s portfolio bank… Joanna oversees finance and administration for Lynx, including cash flow management, financial accounting and reporting functions for Lynx and its subsidiary companies, and corporate governance. She also plays a key role in Lynx’s portfolio bank financing and integration processes, as well as acts as the strategic advisor for select subsidiaries. Joanna holds an HBA and an MBA, both from the Richard Ivey School of Business at the University of Western Ontario. She also holds her CPA/CMA designation. Her interests include yoga, golf, skiing, and spending time with her family.

    Marvin’s responsibilities include cash flow management and financial accounting, as well as overseeing the reporting and management of subsidiary companies. Marvin started his career with Ernst & Whinney, Chartered Accountants and has since been involved in the hair care industry for over 25 years. Marvin is currently President of Topcuts and Melonhead, running the day-to-day operations and franchising. In his free time Marvin enjoys going to the cottage, spending time with his family, and running on the treadmill just enough to keep up with his pet gecko.

    Marvin’s responsibilities include cash flow management and financial accounting, as well as overseeing the reporting and management of subsidiary companies. Marvin started his career with Ernst & Whinney, Chartered Accountants and has since… Marvin’s responsibilities include cash flow management and financial accounting, as well as overseeing the reporting and management of subsidiary companies. Marvin started his career with Ernst & Whinney, Chartered Accountants and has since been involved in the hair care industry for over 25 years. Marvin is currently President of Topcuts and Melonhead, running the day-to-day operations and franchising. In his free time Marvin enjoys going to the cottage, spending time with his family, and running on the treadmill just enough to keep up with his pet gecko.

    Steve joined Lynx in 2014 as the company’s first Chief Operations Officer. He oversees the operations of Lynx’s portfolio companies and is responsible for the creation and strengthening of synergies between them. He is also involved in budget creation and the integration of new companies into Lynx’s portfolio.  Steve has over 25 years’ experience in operations and finance in the health care and information technology sectors. His personal interests include golf, guitar, yoga, and travelling the world with friends and family.

    Steve joined Lynx in 2014 as the company’s first Chief Operations Officer. He oversees the operations of Lynx’s portfolio companies and is responsible for the creation and strengthening of synergies between them. He is also involved in budget… Steve joined Lynx in 2014 as the company’s first Chief Operations Officer. He oversees the operations of Lynx’s portfolio companies and is responsible for the creation and strengthening of synergies between them. He is also involved in budget creation and the integration of new companies into Lynx’s portfolio.  Steve has over 25 years’ experience in operations and finance in the health care and information technology sectors. His personal interests include golf, guitar, yoga, and travelling the world with friends and family.

    Hartley joined Lynx Equity Limited as Corporate Counsel in March 2019.  Prior to joining Lynx, he was a Partner in the Business Law Group at Minden Gross LLP.  His practice concentrated on corporate/commercial law, with an emphasis on corporate governance matters and corporate meetings. Hartley has been involved in major sales and acquisitions of private corporations, complex shareholders agreements, and corporate reorganizations. He is an avid Sherlock Holmes and mystery story fan and has written books on Sherlock Holmes and Jack the Ripper.

    Hartley joined Lynx Equity Limited as Corporate Counsel in March 2019.  Prior to joining Lynx, he was a Partner in the Business Law Group at Minden Gross LLP.  His practice concentrated on corporate/commercial law, with an emphasis on… Hartley joined Lynx Equity Limited as Corporate Counsel in March 2019.  Prior to joining Lynx, he was a Partner in the Business Law Group at Minden Gross LLP.  His practice concentrated on corporate/commercial law, with an emphasis on corporate governance matters and corporate meetings. Hartley has been involved in major sales and acquisitions of private corporations, complex shareholders agreements, and corporate reorganizations. He is an avid Sherlock Holmes and mystery story fan and has written books on Sherlock Holmes and Jack the Ripper.

    Michele is responsible for all aspects of Human Resources at Lynx’s head office, and acts as a resource to the management and staff at the subsidiary companies. Michele develops policies, procedures, best practices, job descriptions, and employment contracts. As well, she oversees recruitment and selection, benefits management, staff restructuring, staff relations, and incident investigations. Michele has over 20 years of management experience, throughout which she has gained a valuable amount of practical HR experience. Prior to joining the Lynx team, Michele held positions of increasing responsibility at Grand River Toys and Ashton Green. Michele has obtained her degree in Human Resource Management from Ryerson University. Michele enjoys personal fitness, entertaining (including hosting cooking challenges), and participating in extreme activities that take her out of her comfort zone.

    Michele is responsible for all aspects of Human Resources at Lynx’s head office, and acts as a resource to the management and staff at the subsidiary companies. Michele develops policies, procedures, best practices, job descriptions, and… Michele is responsible for all aspects of Human Resources at Lynx’s head office, and acts as a resource to the management and staff at the subsidiary companies. Michele develops policies, procedures, best practices, job descriptions, and employment contracts. As well, she oversees recruitment and selection, benefits management, staff restructuring, staff relations, and incident investigations. Michele has over 20 years of management experience, throughout which she has gained a valuable amount of practical HR experience. Prior to joining the Lynx team, Michele held positions of increasing responsibility at Grand River Toys and Ashton Green. Michele has obtained her degree in Human Resource Management from Ryerson University. Michele enjoys personal fitness, entertaining (including hosting cooking challenges), and participating in extreme activities that take her out of her comfort zone.

    Cindy graduated from Osgoode Hall Law School in 1990. After her Call to the Bar, she practiced law at Torkin, Manes, Cohen and Arbus.   She was then invited by the Dean of Osgoode Hall Law School to take on the Role of Director of Alumni Affairs for the law school, acting as a liaison between the Law School and Osgoode’s Alumni. Before joining the Lynx team, Cindy was a freelance writer, executive recruiter and independent legal consultant. She enjoys traveling with her family, scuba diving and photography.

    Cindy graduated from Osgoode Hall Law School in 1990. After her Call to the Bar, she practiced law at Torkin, Manes, Cohen and Arbus.   She was then invited by the Dean of Osgoode Hall Law School to take on the Role of Director of Alumni… Cindy graduated from Osgoode Hall Law School in 1990. After her Call to the Bar, she practiced law at Torkin, Manes, Cohen and Arbus.   She was then invited by the Dean of Osgoode Hall Law School to take on the Role of Director of Alumni Affairs for the law school, acting as a liaison between the Law School and Osgoode’s Alumni. Before joining the Lynx team, Cindy was a freelance writer, executive recruiter and independent legal consultant. She enjoys traveling with her family, scuba diving and photography.

    Judith has been involved as an investor and advisor with Lynx Equity Limited since its founding in 2007, and with its predecessor, Succession Capital Corporation, since its founding in 2000. Prior to joining Lynx’s Management Team she was an active member of the advisory board, raising capital and advising on corporate strategy and growth. In her current role, Judith contributes to the development of Lynx’s corporate strategy, identifies opportunities that advance the growth of Lynx and its portfolio companies, and raises capital. In addition, she leads turnaround projects of individual subsidiaries in transition, providing strategic, operational and financial direction to improve and stabilize their performance. Judith has a BSc from Boston University and an LL.B/J.D. from Osgoode Hall Law School where she won the Harold J. Rubenstein Prize in Civil Liberties. She practiced corporate/commercial law as an associate at the Toronto firm of Lafleur Brown and as Corporate Counsel at the skincare company, The Body Shop (Canada). Throughout her career she has started and been involved with numerous small businesses and entrepreneurial projects and has been a value investor in public and private companies. Judith is devoted to her friends, family and dog and is passionate about organizations and initiatives that advance global animal welfare and international human rights.

    Judith has been involved as an investor and advisor with Lynx Equity Limited since its founding in 2007, and with its predecessor, Succession Capital Corporation, since its founding in 2000. Prior to joining Lynx’s Management Team she was an… Judith has been involved as an investor and advisor with Lynx Equity Limited since its founding in 2007, and with its predecessor, Succession Capital Corporation, since its founding in 2000. Prior to joining Lynx’s Management Team she was an active member of the advisory board, raising capital and advising on corporate strategy and growth. In her current role, Judith contributes to the development of Lynx’s corporate strategy, identifies opportunities that advance the growth of Lynx and its portfolio companies, and raises capital. In addition, she leads turnaround projects of individual subsidiaries in transition, providing strategic, operational and financial direction to improve and stabilize their performance. Judith has a BSc from Boston University and an LL.B/J.D. from Osgoode Hall Law School where she won the Harold J. Rubenstein Prize in Civil Liberties. She practiced corporate/commercial law as an associate at the Toronto firm of Lafleur Brown and as Corporate Counsel at the skincare company, The Body Shop (Canada). Throughout her career she has started and been involved with numerous small businesses and entrepreneurial projects and has been a value investor in public and private companies. Judith is devoted to her friends, family and dog and is passionate about organizations and initiatives that advance global animal welfare and international human rights.

    Glenn’s responsibilities include capital funding, deal origination, strategic direction, and operational review. His previous experience includes 10 years at BMO Nesbitt Burns Ltd. where he was Vice President and Director responsible for mergers and acquisitions. Glenn was also a Principle of JMM Trading LP and was responsible for buying equity and debt stakes in a wide variety of North America businesses. He is active in a number of charities including the Toronto Wildlife Center and the Annex Cat Rescue. His personal interests include fitness, nature, and reading.

    Glenn’s responsibilities include capital funding, deal origination, strategic direction, and operational review. His previous experience includes 10 years at BMO Nesbitt Burns Ltd. where he was Vice President and Director responsible for mergers… Glenn’s responsibilities include capital funding, deal origination, strategic direction, and operational review. His previous experience includes 10 years at BMO Nesbitt Burns Ltd. where he was Vice President and Director responsible for mergers and acquisitions. Glenn was also a Principle of JMM Trading LP and was responsible for buying equity and debt stakes in a wide variety of North America businesses. He is active in a number of charities including the Toronto Wildlife Center and the Annex Cat Rescue. His personal interests include fitness, nature, and reading.

    Steve’s role at Lynx includes managing the external financial reporting, tax compliance, internal audit, and due diligence validation for the Lynx group of companies. Steve has over 15 years of public accounting experience assisting mid-size private companies with all its business advisory, accounting, and tax needs. Steve is active in his local community and has previously served as Treasurer and on the Board of a local synagogue. In his spare time he enjoys playing softball, cycling, and spending time with his family.

    Steve’s role at Lynx includes managing the external financial reporting, tax compliance, internal audit, and due diligence validation for the Lynx group of companies. Steve has over 15 years of public accounting experience assisting mid-size… Steve’s role at Lynx includes managing the external financial reporting, tax compliance, internal audit, and due diligence validation for the Lynx group of companies. Steve has over 15 years of public accounting experience assisting mid-size private companies with all its business advisory, accounting, and tax needs. Steve is active in his local community and has previously served as Treasurer and on the Board of a local synagogue. In his spare time he enjoys playing softball, cycling, and spending time with his family.

    Jennifer oversees cash flow management for Lynx and its subsidiary companies. She also assists with sourcing bank financing for new acquisitions and manages day-to-day banking needs. Jennifer is a graduate of McMaster University with an Honours Bachelor of Commerce, and is a member of Women in Capital Markets, a leading professional association for Canadian women in finance with a special emphasis on the role and development of women. In her free time, Jennifer enjoys spending weekends at the cottage and taking her black lab to the beach.

    Jennifer oversees cash flow management for Lynx and its subsidiary companies. She also assists with sourcing bank financing for new acquisitions and manages day-to-day banking needs. Jennifer is a graduate of… Jennifer oversees cash flow management for Lynx and its subsidiary companies. She also assists with sourcing bank financing for new acquisitions and manages day-to-day banking needs. Jennifer is a graduate of McMaster University with an Honours Bachelor of Commerce, and is a member of Women in Capital Markets, a leading professional association for Canadian women in finance with a special emphasis on the role and development of women. In her free time, Jennifer enjoys spending weekends at the cottage and taking her black lab to the beach.

    Eric joined Lynx full-time in July 2016 after completing an internship with Lynx in the Summer of 2015. He is responsible for assisting the deal team with sourcing and analyzing acquisition opportunities, negotiating and structuring deal terms, performing financial and operational due diligence, and conducting industry research and analysis. Eric graduated from Dalhousie University with a Bachelor of Commerce, Major in Finance. During his time at Dalhousie, Eric was a member of the Dalhousie Investment Society, the Dalhousie Italian Society, competed in the Jeux De Commerce Central and studied for a term at Grenoble École de Management in Grenoble, France. In his spare time, Eric enjoys playing the piano, being outdoors and playing sports, cooking with his Nonnas and spending time with his family, friends and dog, Leo.

    Eric joined Lynx full-time in July 2016 after completing an internship with Lynx in the Summer of 2015. He is responsible for assisting the deal team with sourcing and analyzing acquisition opportunities, negotiating and structuring deal terms,… Eric joined Lynx full-time in July 2016 after completing an internship with Lynx in the Summer of 2015. He is responsible for assisting the deal team with sourcing and analyzing acquisition opportunities, negotiating and structuring deal terms, performing financial and operational due diligence, and conducting industry research and analysis. Eric graduated from Dalhousie University with a Bachelor of Commerce, Major in Finance. During his time at Dalhousie, Eric was a member of the Dalhousie Investment Society, the Dalhousie Italian Society, competed in the Jeux De Commerce Central and studied for a term at Grenoble École de Management in Grenoble, France. In his spare time, Eric enjoys playing the piano, being outdoors and playing sports, cooking with his Nonnas and spending time with his family, friends and dog, Leo.

    Sophie joined the Lynx team in 2016 and became responsible for sourcing potential acquisitions.  Prior to joining Lynx, Sophie was part of the very limited team from France in charge of opening a new factory in Queretaro, Mexico. During her three years in Mexico, she acquired strong operational experience working for Safran and Airbus Group. She also ran a family machinery business in San Diego, California where she was responsible for servicing clients all around globe. In her spare time, Sophie enjoys outdoors adventure and backpacking around the world.

    Sophie joined the Lynx team in 2016 and became responsible for sourcing potential acquisitions.  Prior to joining Lynx, Sophie was part of the very limited team from France in charge of opening a new factory in Queretaro, Mexico.… Sophie joined the Lynx team in 2016 and became responsible for sourcing potential acquisitions.  Prior to joining Lynx, Sophie was part of the very limited team from France in charge of opening a new factory in Queretaro, Mexico. During her three years in Mexico, she acquired strong operational experience working for Safran and Airbus Group. She also ran a family machinery business in San Diego, California where she was responsible for servicing clients all around globe. In her spare time, Sophie enjoys outdoors adventure and backpacking around the world.

    Richard joined Lynx in October 2019 as Vice President of IT & Security. In his role, Richard provides the IT vision, strategy and leadership for Lynx and its subsidiary companies, focusing on security and best practices. Richard has over 25 years' experience in security, solution architecture, IT operations and leadership across a number of industries, including internet technologies, mobility, insurance and non-profit. After gaining experience in support, operations and development, Richard, spent over 10 years with BlackBerry, building out organizational capability in the web, solution and security architecture spaces. In his spare time, Richard enjoys golf, travel and spending time with family.

    Richard joined Lynx in October 2019 as Vice President of IT & Security. In his role, Richard provides the IT vision, strategy and leadership for Lynx and its subsidiary companies, focusing on security and best practices. Richard has over 25… Richard joined Lynx in October 2019 as Vice President of IT & Security. In his role, Richard provides the IT vision, strategy and leadership for Lynx and its subsidiary companies, focusing on security and best practices. Richard has over 25 years' experience in security, solution architecture, IT operations and leadership across a number of industries, including internet technologies, mobility, insurance and non-profit. After gaining experience in support, operations and development, Richard, spent over 10 years with BlackBerry, building out organizational capability in the web, solution and security architecture spaces. In his spare time, Richard enjoys golf, travel and spending time with family.

    Ashley’s responsibilities include sourcing and analyzing acquisition opportunities across Norther Europe, negotiating and structuring deal terms, performing financial and operational due diligence, as well as operational oversight post-acquisition. She is also responsible for Lynx's marketing initiatives. Prior to joining Lynx, Ashley work for a variety of Canadian fashion businesses. She earned her B.A. from Concordia University in Urban Studies, and a Graduate Diploma in Management, with a concentration in Marketing, from McGill University. In her free time, she enjoys travel, cooking, painting and spending time with friends and family.

    Ashley’s responsibilities include sourcing and analyzing acquisition opportunities across Norther Europe, negotiating and structuring deal terms, performing financial and operational due diligence, as well as operational oversight… Ashley’s responsibilities include sourcing and analyzing acquisition opportunities across Norther Europe, negotiating and structuring deal terms, performing financial and operational due diligence, as well as operational oversight post-acquisition. She is also responsible for Lynx's marketing initiatives. Prior to joining Lynx, Ashley work for a variety of Canadian fashion businesses. She earned her B.A. from Concordia University in Urban Studies, and a Graduate Diploma in Management, with a concentration in Marketing, from McGill University. In her free time, she enjoys travel, cooking, painting and spending time with friends and family.

    Rick joined Lynx in April 2019 as Lead Operations Manager. Prior to joining Lynx, Rick was the Managing Partner of Correct Mold Inc., a Tier 2 automotive manufacturing facility that was purchased by Lynx in 2014. Rick is responsible for working with the management teams of certain portfolio companies on continuous improvement and business development initiatives. Rick has over 30 years' experience in operations, engineering, and management. Prior to Rick's role as Managing Partner of Correct Mold, he worked for General Motors and Tier 1 automotive suppliers. Rick received a Bachelor's of Engineering from Ryerson Polytechnic Institute in 1992. In his spare time, Rick enjoys cycling, skiing, and spending time with family and friends.

    Rick joined Lynx in April 2019 as Lead Operations Manager. Prior to joining Lynx, Rick was the Managing Partner of Correct Mold Inc., a Tier 2 automotive manufacturing facility that was purchased by Lynx in 2014. Rick is responsible for working… Rick joined Lynx in April 2019 as Lead Operations Manager. Prior to joining Lynx, Rick was the Managing Partner of Correct Mold Inc., a Tier 2 automotive manufacturing facility that was purchased by Lynx in 2014. Rick is responsible for working with the management teams of certain portfolio companies on continuous improvement and business development initiatives. Rick has over 30 years' experience in operations, engineering, and management. Prior to Rick's role as Managing Partner of Correct Mold, he worked for General Motors and Tier 1 automotive suppliers. Rick received a Bachelor's of Engineering from Ryerson Polytechnic Institute in 1992. In his spare time, Rick enjoys cycling, skiing, and spending time with family and friends.

    Jay joined Lynx in July 2019 as an Operations Manager. His responsibilities include working with the management teams of a number of Lynx’s subsidiary companies on their strategic plans and budgets and ensuring performance targets are being met. Jay has over 20 years' experience in sales, marketing, business planning, and operations with a focus on the retail and consumer goods sectors. Jay has an MBA from the Schulich School of Business. In his free time Jay enjoys playing tennis, going to the gym, and reading.

    Jay joined Lynx in July 2019 as an Operations Manager. His responsibilities include working with the management teams of a number of Lynx’s subsidiary companies on their strategic plans and budgets and ensuring performance targets are being… Jay joined Lynx in July 2019 as an Operations Manager. His responsibilities include working with the management teams of a number of Lynx’s subsidiary companies on their strategic plans and budgets and ensuring performance targets are being met. Jay has over 20 years' experience in sales, marketing, business planning, and operations with a focus on the retail and consumer goods sectors. Jay has an MBA from the Schulich School of Business. In his free time Jay enjoys playing tennis, going to the gym, and reading.

    Ted joined Lynx in July 2019 and became responsible for facilitating continuous improvement opportunities and helping address business challenges in our portfolio companies. Prior to joining our team, Ted worked in the print industry for 15 years in a variety of roles in a sole proprietor company and a multinational. Ted brings direct experience in lease management, pricing, procurement, inventory control, logistics, team management, business process analysis, operations strategy and change management. In his spare time, Ted enjoys travel, cooking, fitness and trying new things.

    Ted joined Lynx in July 2019 and became responsible for facilitating continuous improvement opportunities and helping address business challenges in our portfolio companies. Prior to joining our team, Ted worked in the print industry for 15 years… Ted joined Lynx in July 2019 and became responsible for facilitating continuous improvement opportunities and helping address business challenges in our portfolio companies. Prior to joining our team, Ted worked in the print industry for 15 years in a variety of roles in a sole proprietor company and a multinational. Ted brings direct experience in lease management, pricing, procurement, inventory control, logistics, team management, business process analysis, operations strategy and change management. In his spare time, Ted enjoys travel, cooking, fitness and trying new things.

    Maria joined Lynx in May 2018 and is responsible for overseeing cash flow management for Lynx and its subsidiary companies. Maria is also responsible for full-cycle accounting within the Lynx organization and various investor relations duties. Maria graduated from York University with an Honours Bachelor of Commerce with a specialization in Accounting. Maria is currently enrolled in the CPA Ontario PEP program and is actively pursuing her CPA designation. In her spare time, Maria enjoys cooking, fitness, and spending time with family.

    Maria joined Lynx in May 2018 and is responsible for overseeing cash flow management for Lynx and its subsidiary companies. Maria is also responsible for full-cycle accounting within the Lynx organization and various investor relations duties. Maria… Maria joined Lynx in May 2018 and is responsible for overseeing cash flow management for Lynx and its subsidiary companies. Maria is also responsible for full-cycle accounting within the Lynx organization and various investor relations duties. Maria graduated from York University with an Honours Bachelor of Commerce with a specialization in Accounting. Maria is currently enrolled in the CPA Ontario PEP program and is actively pursuing her CPA designation. In her spare time, Maria enjoys cooking, fitness, and spending time with family.

    Andrew joined Lynx's HR Team in March 2020 as Human Resources Manager. Andrew provides human resources support to our head office and all of our subsidiary companies. A former teacher in Taiwan, Andrew transitioned to the field of human resources in 2014 and has been gaining progressive experience ever since. A true generalist and business partner, Andrew enjoys all aspects of the field and is keen to draw on both his current skillset as well as take on new challenges. In his free time, Andrew enjoys spending time with his twin nephews and traveling.

    Andrew joined Lynx's HR Team in March 2020 as Human Resources Manager. Andrew provides human resources support to our head office and all of our subsidiary companies. A former teacher in Taiwan, Andrew transitioned to the field of human resources in… Andrew joined Lynx's HR Team in March 2020 as Human Resources Manager. Andrew provides human resources support to our head office and all of our subsidiary companies. A former teacher in Taiwan, Andrew transitioned to the field of human resources in 2014 and has been gaining progressive experience ever since. A true generalist and business partner, Andrew enjoys all aspects of the field and is keen to draw on both his current skillset as well as take on new challenges. In his free time, Andrew enjoys spending time with his twin nephews and traveling.

    Heather’s role provides support to the Executive Vice President of Human Resources for Lynx corporate and for our portfolio companies. Heather has over 25 years’ experience in accounting, operations, and human resources. She started her career at Premier Salons and Magicuts, a Canadian Franchise Hair Salon chain. She initially was a bookkeeper but quickly moved up the ranks in the operations department running a group of over 300 salons. Heather is also a longtime supporter and volunteer for Casey House in Toronto, a hospice for individuals living with HIV/AIDS.

    Heather’s role provides support to the Executive Vice President of Human Resources for Lynx corporate and for our portfolio companies. Heather has over 25 years’ experience in accounting, operations, and human resources. She started her career… Heather’s role provides support to the Executive Vice President of Human Resources for Lynx corporate and for our portfolio companies. Heather has over 25 years’ experience in accounting, operations, and human resources. She started her career at Premier Salons and Magicuts, a Canadian Franchise Hair Salon chain. She initially was a bookkeeper but quickly moved up the ranks in the operations department running a group of over 300 salons. Heather is also a longtime supporter and volunteer for Casey House in Toronto, a hospice for individuals living with HIV/AIDS.

    Jonathan joined Lynx in August 2018. He assists with preliminary fundraising in the United States. Jonathan was born and raised in New Jersey and he graduated with a Bachelor’s of Business at the University of Colorado in 2005.  Prior to joining Lynx, he owned and operated an athletic training facility in San Diego, California. He started his business in 2009 which develops programs for student and professional athletes to achieve success at the highest level of their sport.  Jonathan enjoys volunteering for the community and helping organizations like Habitat for Humanity.

    Jonathan joined Lynx in August 2018. He assists with preliminary fundraising in the United States. Jonathan was born and raised in New Jersey and he graduated with a Bachelor’s of Business at the University of Colorado in 2005.  Prior to… Jonathan joined Lynx in August 2018. He assists with preliminary fundraising in the United States. Jonathan was born and raised in New Jersey and he graduated with a Bachelor’s of Business at the University of Colorado in 2005.  Prior to joining Lynx, he owned and operated an athletic training facility in San Diego, California. He started his business in 2009 which develops programs for student and professional athletes to achieve success at the highest level of their sport.  Jonathan enjoys volunteering for the community and helping organizations like Habitat for Humanity.

    Mujtaba joined Lynx full-time in January 2019 after completing a 9-month internship with Lynx in May 2018. As an M&A associate, he is responsible for sourcing deals, building financial & budget models, and due diligence analysis. Mujtaba graduated from University of Toronto with a BBA, specializing in Finance and is a CFA Level 2 candidate. During his time at UofT, he was a member of the Student Managed Fund. Outside of work, Mujtaba enjoys travelling, competitive flag-football, and cooking.

    Mujtaba joined Lynx full-time in January 2019 after completing a 9-month internship with Lynx in May 2018. As an M&A associate, he is responsible for sourcing deals, building financial & budget models, and due diligence analysis. Mujtaba… Mujtaba joined Lynx full-time in January 2019 after completing a 9-month internship with Lynx in May 2018. As an M&A associate, he is responsible for sourcing deals, building financial & budget models, and due diligence analysis. Mujtaba graduated from University of Toronto with a BBA, specializing in Finance and is a CFA Level 2 candidate. During his time at UofT, he was a member of the Student Managed Fund. Outside of work, Mujtaba enjoys travelling, competitive flag-football, and cooking.

    Andrea joined Lynx Equity in December 2017. As an M&A associate, he is responsible for sourcing deals, building financial and budget models, and due diligence analysis. Andrea’s diverse and unique background makes him a perfect fit for his position. Born and raised in Italy, Andrea moved to Canada in 2013. Prior to finding Lynx, Andrea worked in hospitality services for Terroni Group and client advisory services for RBC. He completed his Canadian securities course in 2017. Outside of work, Andrea enjoys travelling, cycling and snowboarding.

    Andrea joined Lynx Equity in December 2017. As an M&A associate, he is responsible for sourcing deals, building financial and budget models, and due diligence analysis. Andrea’s diverse and unique background makes him a perfect fit for his… Andrea joined Lynx Equity in December 2017. As an M&A associate, he is responsible for sourcing deals, building financial and budget models, and due diligence analysis. Andrea’s diverse and unique background makes him a perfect fit for his position. Born and raised in Italy, Andrea moved to Canada in 2013. Prior to finding Lynx, Andrea worked in hospitality services for Terroni Group and client advisory services for RBC. He completed his Canadian securities course in 2017. Outside of work, Andrea enjoys travelling, cycling and snowboarding.

    Julie joined Lynx Equity in March 2019. She is responsible for the preparation of monthly comparative combined financial statements for portfolio companies, managing the consolidation and reconciliations of financial information, monthly analysis of financial health ratios, assisting in quarter and year-end preparation, and financing projects. Julie also works with the M&A team sourcing deals, building financial and budget models, and assisting in due diligence financial and operational analysis. Julie is a graduate from McMaster University with an Honours Economics Degree and is a CFA Level II Candidate. Prior to joining Lynx, Julie worked in the Finance/Operations department at WayPay Inc., managing accounts and client on-boarding. Julie enjoys golfing, time up north, and most importantly, spending time with family and friends in her free time.

    Julie joined Lynx Equity in March 2019. She is responsible for the preparation of monthly comparative combined financial statements for portfolio companies, managing the consolidation and reconciliations of financial information, monthly analysis of… Julie joined Lynx Equity in March 2019. She is responsible for the preparation of monthly comparative combined financial statements for portfolio companies, managing the consolidation and reconciliations of financial information, monthly analysis of financial health ratios, assisting in quarter and year-end preparation, and financing projects. Julie also works with the M&A team sourcing deals, building financial and budget models, and assisting in due diligence financial and operational analysis. Julie is a graduate from McMaster University with an Honours Economics Degree and is a CFA Level II Candidate. Prior to joining Lynx, Julie worked in the Finance/Operations department at WayPay Inc., managing accounts and client on-boarding. Julie enjoys golfing, time up north, and most importantly, spending time with family and friends in her free time.

    Laura joined Lynx in January 2022 as Associate Legal Counsel. Laura is a corporate and commercial lawyer. She practices closely with our M&A, Operations, HR, and executive teams on a variety of legal, corporate and commercial matters. Prior to law, Laura earned a BA in Political Science from the University of British Columbia and a Master of Public Policy from the University in Toronto. Outside of work, Laura enjoys snowboarding, spending time with dogs, and long walks with friends and family.

    Laura joined Lynx in January 2022 as Associate Legal Counsel. Laura is a corporate and commercial lawyer. She practices closely with our M&A, Operations, HR, and executive teams on a variety of legal, corporate and commercial matters. Prior to… Laura joined Lynx in January 2022 as Associate Legal Counsel. Laura is a corporate and commercial lawyer. She practices closely with our M&A, Operations, HR, and executive teams on a variety of legal, corporate and commercial matters. Prior to law, Laura earned a BA in Political Science from the University of British Columbia and a Master of Public Policy from the University in Toronto. Outside of work, Laura enjoys snowboarding, spending time with dogs, and long walks with friends and family.

    Siân joined Lynx Equity in June 2021 as an Associate working in Credit and Capital Raising. As an associate, she is helping lead the expansion into Japan, Singapore, and Korea. Prior to joining Lynx, Siân headed up the Risk and Performance Team of Link Asset Services in London for more than 8 years, reporting directly to the Chief Investment Officer. Born and raised in South Africa, Siân obtained her Bachelor of Commerce Honours Degree in Financial Analysis and Portfolio Management at the University of Cape Town where she was selected as one of the Top 50 pioneering young women in finance by Absa Capital and has an Undergraduate Degree in Financial Management. She is also an Investment Management Certificate holder and has completed CFA Level 1. Siân is a keen sports player, having played provincial squash for 7 years but nowadays you will find her spending time on the golf course and with her family. Outside of work and play, Siân is involved with cochlear implant advocacy with a goal to help address the much needed gap in South Africa.

    Siân joined Lynx Equity in June 2021 as an Associate working in Credit and Capital Raising. As an associate, she is helping lead the expansion into Japan, Singapore, and Korea. Prior to joining Lynx, Siân headed up the Risk and Performance Team of… Siân joined Lynx Equity in June 2021 as an Associate working in Credit and Capital Raising. As an associate, she is helping lead the expansion into Japan, Singapore, and Korea. Prior to joining Lynx, Siân headed up the Risk and Performance Team of Link Asset Services in London for more than 8 years, reporting directly to the Chief Investment Officer. Born and raised in South Africa, Siân obtained her Bachelor of Commerce Honours Degree in Financial Analysis and Portfolio Management at the University of Cape Town where she was selected as one of the Top 50 pioneering young women in finance by Absa Capital and has an Undergraduate Degree in Financial Management. She is also an Investment Management Certificate holder and has completed CFA Level 1. Siân is a keen sports player, having played provincial squash for 7 years but nowadays you will find her spending time on the golf course and with her family. Outside of work and play, Siân is involved with cochlear implant advocacy with a goal to help address the much needed gap in South Africa.

    Laura joined Lynx in January 2022 as Business Liaison. In her role, Laura oversees special projects, the internship program, monthly investor reports, company gifting, and Lynx’s "Giving Back" initiative. Prior to joining Lynx, Laura spent the majority of her career in the service industry - most recently finishing ten years with Porter Airlines Inc. Laura has recently decided to enter the private equity space and pivot towards finance: focusing on special projects and working with the subsidiaries of Lynx. Outside of work, Laura's interests include travel, animals, music, fitness, and figure skating.

    Laura joined Lynx in January 2022 as Business Liaison. In her role, Laura oversees special projects, the internship program, monthly investor reports, company gifting, and Lynx’s "Giving Back" initiative. Prior to joining Lynx, Laura spent the… Laura joined Lynx in January 2022 as Business Liaison. In her role, Laura oversees special projects, the internship program, monthly investor reports, company gifting, and Lynx’s "Giving Back" initiative. Prior to joining Lynx, Laura spent the majority of her career in the service industry - most recently finishing ten years with Porter Airlines Inc. Laura has recently decided to enter the private equity space and pivot towards finance: focusing on special projects and working with the subsidiaries of Lynx. Outside of work, Laura's interests include travel, animals, music, fitness, and figure skating.

    Klajd joined Lynx full-time in August 2021 after completing two consecutive summer internships at Lynx in 2020 and 2021. As an M&A analyst, he is responsible for sourcing deals, building financial & budget models, and due diligence analysis. Klajd graduated from the University of Toronto with a Bachelor of Commerce, specializing in Finance and Economics. During his time in university, Klajd was Treasurer of the Nyantende Foundation U of T where he was responsible for budgeting and managing the group’s finances. Prior to joining Lynx, Klajd worked in hospitality services for Terroni Group and began his studies for the Level 1 CFA Exam. Outside of work, Klajd enjoys playing soccer, reading, and travelling.

    Klajd joined Lynx full-time in August 2021 after completing two consecutive summer internships at Lynx in 2020 and 2021. As an M&A analyst, he is responsible for sourcing deals, building financial & budget models, and due diligence analysis.… Klajd joined Lynx full-time in August 2021 after completing two consecutive summer internships at Lynx in 2020 and 2021. As an M&A analyst, he is responsible for sourcing deals, building financial & budget models, and due diligence analysis. Klajd graduated from the University of Toronto with a Bachelor of Commerce, specializing in Finance and Economics. During his time in university, Klajd was Treasurer of the Nyantende Foundation U of T where he was responsible for budgeting and managing the group’s finances. Prior to joining Lynx, Klajd worked in hospitality services for Terroni Group and began his studies for the Level 1 CFA Exam. Outside of work, Klajd enjoys playing soccer, reading, and travelling.

    David joined Lynx in January 2022 as an M&A Analyst. He is responsible for sourcing and analyzing deal opportunities. In his role, David performs financial and organizational due diligence, as well as research in market competition, market size, and level of process transparency of the business. Before joining Lynx, David worked at Canalyst, JP Morgan, and Capital One. He received in B.A. from the University of Pennsylvania, with a concentration in Finance. He enjoys tennis, chess, and programming during his free time.

    David joined Lynx in January 2022 as an M&A Analyst. He is responsible for sourcing and analyzing deal opportunities. In his role, David performs financial and organizational due diligence, as well as research in market competition, market size,… David joined Lynx in January 2022 as an M&A Analyst. He is responsible for sourcing and analyzing deal opportunities. In his role, David performs financial and organizational due diligence, as well as research in market competition, market size, and level of process transparency of the business. Before joining Lynx, David worked at Canalyst, JP Morgan, and Capital One. He received in B.A. from the University of Pennsylvania, with a concentration in Finance. He enjoys tennis, chess, and programming during his free time.

    Denys joined Lynx in January 2019. He is responsible for accounting and taxation for many of the Lynx portfolio companies. Denys began his career as a tax consultant with Deloitte and then held accounting positions in various industries. Denys has his CPA/CGA designation. In his spare time, Denys likes sports, travelling and spends time with friends.

    Denys joined Lynx in January 2019. He is responsible for accounting and taxation for many of the Lynx portfolio companies. Denys began his career as a tax consultant with Deloitte and then held accounting positions in various industries. Denys has… Denys joined Lynx in January 2019. He is responsible for accounting and taxation for many of the Lynx portfolio companies. Denys began his career as a tax consultant with Deloitte and then held accounting positions in various industries. Denys has his CPA/CGA designation. In his spare time, Denys likes sports, travelling and spends time with friends.

    Muriel is responsible for full-cycle accounting and financial reporting for multiple portfolio companies. She also assists with month-end closing and year-end closing for Lynx. Muriel received a Master of Accounting degree from the Goodman School of Business at Brock University in 2014. In her spare time, Muriel enjoys hiking, travelling and spending time with her friends.

    Muriel is responsible for full-cycle accounting and financial reporting for multiple portfolio companies. She also assists with month-end closing and year-end closing for Lynx. Muriel received a Master of Accounting degree from the Goodman School of… Muriel is responsible for full-cycle accounting and financial reporting for multiple portfolio companies. She also assists with month-end closing and year-end closing for Lynx. Muriel received a Master of Accounting degree from the Goodman School of Business at Brock University in 2014. In her spare time, Muriel enjoys hiking, travelling and spending time with her friends.

    Shelly joined Lynx full-time in November 2021 after interning in the Human Resources and Marketing departments. As Marketing Coordinator, Shelly is responsible for writing press releases and subsidiary features for Lynx's head office. She also oversees the web development and design of both Lynx head office and its portfolio companies. Shelly provides marketing support for several of Lynx’s portfolio companies in the form of e-commerce management, social media management, content development, and social media strategy. Shelly studied Sociology at Ryerson University and during her time there, she was on the Sociology Student Council and was the Executive of Events & Community Engagement for the Department’s Student Union. In her free time, Shelly enjoys solo morning walks, trying out new restaurants, spending time with friends, and volunteering for various fitness initiatives.

    Shelly joined Lynx full-time in November 2021 after interning in the Human Resources and Marketing departments. As Marketing Coordinator, Shelly is responsible for writing press releases and subsidiary features for Lynx's head office. She also… Shelly joined Lynx full-time in November 2021 after interning in the Human Resources and Marketing departments. As Marketing Coordinator, Shelly is responsible for writing press releases and subsidiary features for Lynx's head office. She also oversees the web development and design of both Lynx head office and its portfolio companies. Shelly provides marketing support for several of Lynx’s portfolio companies in the form of e-commerce management, social media management, content development, and social media strategy. Shelly studied Sociology at Ryerson University and during her time there, she was on the Sociology Student Council and was the Executive of Events & Community Engagement for the Department’s Student Union. In her free time, Shelly enjoys solo morning walks, trying out new restaurants, spending time with friends, and volunteering for various fitness initiatives.

    Aglae joined Lynx Equity in April 2019 as an Administrative/Executive Assistant and was promoted to Office Manager/Executive Assistant in April 2022. In addition to supporting the Lynx management group, investors, the finance team, Aglae oversees the administration and management of the Lynx office, maintenance, team, and security. Aglae was born and raised in Brazil and moved to Canada in 2016. In Brazil, Aglae completed a postgraduate degree in Employments & Benefits Law from the University Candido Mendes/Brazil and earned her law degree from the University Oswaldo Aranha/Brazil. After moving to Toronto, Aglae completed the Global Business Management course at Centennial College in April 2019. In her free time, Aglae enjoys traveling, spending time with her family, and swimming.

    Aglae joined Lynx Equity in April 2019 as an Administrative/Executive Assistant and was promoted to Office Manager/Executive Assistant in April 2022. In addition to supporting the Lynx management group, investors, the finance team, Aglae oversees… Aglae joined Lynx Equity in April 2019 as an Administrative/Executive Assistant and was promoted to Office Manager/Executive Assistant in April 2022. In addition to supporting the Lynx management group, investors, the finance team, Aglae oversees the administration and management of the Lynx office, maintenance, team, and security. Aglae was born and raised in Brazil and moved to Canada in 2016. In Brazil, Aglae completed a postgraduate degree in Employments & Benefits Law from the University Candido Mendes/Brazil and earned her law degree from the University Oswaldo Aranha/Brazil. After moving to Toronto, Aglae completed the Global Business Management course at Centennial College in April 2019. In her free time, Aglae enjoys traveling, spending time with her family, and swimming.

    On October 25, 2020 we lost a valued member of our Lynx family. Cesar was a wonderful colleague and dear friend to everyone at our office, and also to those in the extended Lynx family who had the pleasure of knowing him. Cesar will always be missed, but never forgotten.

    On October 25, 2020 we lost a valued member of our Lynx family. Cesar was a wonderful colleague and dear friend to everyone at our office, and also to those in the extended Lynx family who had the pleasure of knowing him. Cesar will always be… On October 25, 2020 we lost a valued member of our Lynx family. Cesar was a wonderful colleague and dear friend to everyone at our office, and also to those in the extended Lynx family who had the pleasure of knowing him. Cesar will always be missed, but never forgotten.

Advisory Board

    John Cundari

    Founder and Partner -Windsor Capital

    Mr. Cundari has in excess of twenty years of capital markets and investment experience. Mr. Cundari has been a partner and founder of Windsor Private Capitalsince its inception in 2006. Mr. Cundari graduated from Osgoode Hall Law School in 1993, and… Mr. Cundari has in excess of twenty years of capital markets and investment experience. Mr. Cundari has been a partner and founder of Windsor Private Capitalsince its inception in 2006. Mr. Cundari graduated from Osgoode Hall Law School in 1993, and was called to the Ontario bar in 1995. John has an MBA, with an emphasis in finance, from York University and a BSc. (Mathematics) from the University of Western Ontario.

    Nick Francis

    Founder and President -PC Imageware Corporation

    Nick Francis is the founder and President of PC Imageware Corporation, a technology solutions and services companyin Toronto, Ontario primarily servicing Healthcare Providers in the Medical Sector. Nick brings over 25 years experience in sales and… Nick Francis is the founder and President of PC Imageware Corporation, a technology solutions and services companyin Toronto, Ontario primarily servicing Healthcare Providers in the Medical Sector. Nick brings over 25 years experience in sales and marketing, development, deployment, R&D and Value Added re-selling to his current role. His experience and problem solving skills were recognized by his Ministerial appointment to the CSTA (Council of Science and Technology Advisors).

    Donald Loeb

    Co-Founder and Chairman -Avanti Properties Group

    Donald is a Co-Founder and has been the Chairman of Avanti Properties Group for more than 35 years.Over the past 25 years, through a series of nine institutional funds capitalized by well-known endowments, foundations, pensions and families, Avanti… Donald is a Co-Founder and has been the Chairman of Avanti Properties Group for more than 35 years.Over the past 25 years, through a series of nine institutional funds capitalized by well-known endowments, foundations, pensions and families, Avanti has committed over US$1.5 billion to residential and commercial land in more than 25 of the fastest growing US markets. He received a JD from Osgoode Hall Law School at York University and an Honors BA in business administration from the Richard Ivey School of Business at the University of Western Ontario.

    Michael Sax

    Family Enterprise Advisor, President -Julmi Enterprises Limited

    Michael is President of Julmi Enterprises Limited, a Toronto-based, family owned private investment management firm. Its portfolio includes private real estate (land holding, land development, home building and industrial properties), a… Michael is President of Julmi Enterprises Limited, a Toronto-based, family owned private investment management firm. Its portfolio includes private real estate (land holding, land development, home building and industrial properties), a manufacturing, importing and distribution company, a food chain, communication companies and clean technology/energy management in addition to Lynx Equity Limited. Before retiring from law, he had over 39 years of transaction experience, and continues to be an advisor, director and active investor. He understands governance, risk management and the complexities and challenges of family enterprises.