The Futurpreneur Canada Board of Directors work hard to support our growth and efforts to provide resources, financing and mentorship to aspiring business owners in Canada.

With a diverse background and years of experience, we are honoured to have our 16 member board as part of the Futurpreneur team.

Get to know our board members today! Click their names to read their full bios.

John Risley, O.C.

Chair of the Board
President, Clearwater Fine Foods Inc.

Elizabeth Roscoe

Senior Vice President and National Practice Leader
Public Affairs, Hill & Knowlton Canada

Michel Bergeron

Senior Vice President, Marketing and Public Affairs
Business Development Bank of Canada

Harry Chemko

Elastic Path Software Inc.

Jonathan Simmons

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, OMERS

David Aisenstat

President and CEO, The Keg Steakhouse and Bar

David Stewart-Patterson

Vice-President, Corporate and Public Affairs, The Conference Board of Canada

Nadir Hirji, Ph.D.

Partner, Consulting and Deals
PwC Canada

Olivier Letard

Founder – PCO-Innovation
President – G20 YEA

Derrick Hunter

President, Bluesky Equities Ltd.

Mark Segal

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Spin Master

Valerie Fox

The Pivotal Point

Catherine Roche [no photo]

Head, Office of Strategic Management, BMO Financial Group

Devon Brooks

Co-founder, Blo

Janice McDonald

President, The Beacon Agency

Cindy Goertzen

Co-Founder & COO Trivenity Corporation, Co-Founder & President Maira Group Inc.

Get up to $45,000
in financial support,
and the support of one
of our 3,000 mentors.

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