Sid Paquette is the Head, Technology & Innovation Banking at RBC. In this role, Sid is responsible for leading a highly specialized national team to deliver industry-tailored capital financing, business advice and solutions that go beyond traditional banking to support the growth of technology and innovation companies in this rapidly evolving sector.
Prior to RBC, Sid was a managing partner at OMERS Ventures where he led several multi-stage investments in high-growth technology companies. He was responsible for a number of investments including 360insights, Hootsuite, InteraXon, Klue, League, Smile.io, Vidyard, Vision Critical and Xanadu.
Sid holds a Bachelor of Arts (BA) from York University, Juris Doctor (J.D.) from Osgoode Hall Law School, Master of Business Administration (MBA) from Wilfrid Laurier University and a Master of Taxation (MTax) from the University of Waterloo.