We are global citizens, working to build a more connected and collaborative future

The Team

We are a team of former founders, bankers and policy makers. We have a strong conviction for the potential of people and their ideas, no matter where they come from. We belive the future is global and we’re doing our part to contribute to that future. 

Chris Kay

Chris Kay

Managing Director

Chris co-founded Multiplicity a corporate innovation consultancy providing strategy and programming to Automotive, Financial Services, and Real Estate in North America and Asia. Chris also co-founded Startup Boost a pre-accelerator with programs in 4 countries. He is a financial analyst by profession and spent a decade on Bay Street advising founders, executives, and angel investors.

Yuri Navarro

Yuri Navarro

Managing Partner

As a founder, investor and policy maker, Yuri has spent the last 15 years working to support the success of early-stage technology companies. He has built a network of over 4000 Angel investors, VCs and family offices globally. As one of the architects of the Startup Visa Program, he is a champion of the Canadian startup ecosystem and innovative models for global startup and investor communites.

Sean Kondra

Sean Kondra

Partner - Operations

Sean got his start in Finance and spent over a decade on Bay Street. He left to pursue a passion for technology and its ability to create meaningful change and, since then, has been a multiple founder in verticals ranging from Ag Tech, Emergency Management and Big Data. Sean has experience working with large brands such as Daimler, Merck, Nissan, QuadReal and Franklin Templeton Investments.

Vahid Jozi

Vahid Jozi

Partner - Platform

Vahid has founded several companies resulting in exits, failures and everything in between. He’s held product leadership roles at product-led companies, achiving product-market-fit and eventueally successful exits. His education and expertise are in complex technology systems leveraging data and ML/AI. He is an active advisor to several companies, as well as a mentor to various accelerators. 

We want to work with the best B2B Enterprise technology companies that want to expand their operations to North America and build a new life in Canada 

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Through various levels of partnership, we provide corporate partners with exposure to our ecosystem and access to qualified and strategically aligned early-and-growth stage startups