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Ali Pejman, FCA

Managing Partner
Investment Banking

Ali’s career has been built on close relationships he has developed with executives at Canada’s top resource companies, guiding them through acquisitions, capital markets strategy and financings. Since 2001, Ali has advised on over $25billion in M&A and over $3billion in equity financings and actively mentors start up companies.

Ali graduated from The University of British Columbia in 1994 with a Bachelor of Commerce. He is a Fellow of the Chartered Accountants (FCA) of British Columbia.


  • Canaccord Genuity, Managing Director, Mining Investment Banking and Head of Venture Capital, 2000-2016
  • PricewaterhouseCoopers, Manager Taxation, 1993-2000
  • Globe & Mail’s Canada’s Top 40 Under 40, 2009
  • In Depth Taxation, Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants


  • Mergers and acquisitions origination and execution, capital raising and advisory assignments


  • Director, VGH UBC Hospital Foundation
  • Mentor, Forum for Women Entrepreneurs
  • Associate, Creative Destruction Labs
  • Government-appointed Director and Chair of the Audit Committee, Metro Vancouver Transit Police
  • Director, Science World, TELUS World of Science
  • National Advisory Committee, TMX -Advisory Committee member, TSX Venture Exchange
  • Advisory Committee member, BC Securities Commission, 2006-2010
  • Advisory Council member, UBC Alumni Association, 2012-2016
  • Donor and Superhero Council member, BC Children’s Hospital Foundation
  • Lead donor and fundraiser, Sauder School of Business