Based in Toronto, Ajay Gopal is an Associate Director with the BDC IT Venture Fund. Ajay supports deal sourcing, due diligence and assists portfolio companies with operational and strategic initiatives. He comes to the Fund with a capital markets background beginning his career in investment banking with Citigroup in New York. Ajay is an avid investor whose experience also includes hedge fund and private equity investing, straddling both New York and Toronto. With a core background in electrical engineering, Ajay is keenly interested in meeting with companies across all verticals of the software space.
Ajay holds a MBA from the Ivey Business School in London, Ontario, Canada, a BSc Electrical Engineering and a BA (Hons) Major in Economics both from Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario, Canada. Ajay is also a CFA charterholder.