Part 2: Access to Private Fund & the Canadian PE/VC Landscape:

This session will consist of two panels followed by a reception. It will first be lead with an introduction of PE/VC by industry leaders, then a panel covering more technical areas such as fund structures and the other on the landscape in Canada for PE/VC (access to B-round financing etc.).

Date: Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Location:  Norton Rose Fulbright Office, 222 Bay St, Suite 3000, Toronto, ON M5K 1E7 (map)

4:00pm Registration
4:15pm Keynote speaker
4:45pm Panel on PE & VC Structures & Tax Considerations
5:30pm Panel on Comparison of Canada-U.S. PE & VC Markets
6:15pm Reception
7:00pm Session ends

Keynote Speaker:

Randy Cohen PhD, Partner, Alignvest & Senior Lecturer, Harvard Business School

Panel on PE & VC Structures & Tax Considerations:

Michael Bunn Partner, Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP

Barry Segal Tax Partner, Norton Rose Fulbright

Henry Toy Managing Director, SS&C Technologies


James Burron President, Canadian Association of Alternative Strategies & Assets (CAASA)

Panel on Comparison of Canada-U.S. PE & VC Market:

Gord Wade Senior Vice President, Business Development, BrightSpark Ventures

Seamon Chan Co-Founder, Managing Partner, Palm Drive Capital

Supreet Singh Manchanda Managing Partner, Raiven Capital


Arthur Salzer CEO & CIO, Northland Wealth Management



CAASA Members:


Plus applicable taxes.

Registration is required as capacity is limited.

For more information, please contact Paul at or 647-953-0737.

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