Canadian Advisory Council


Canadian Advisory Council

Springboard’s Canadian Advisory Council is made up of a curated group of well-connected experts from across the tech and life science spaces intended to expand Springboard’s impact across Canada.

Members advise and support our initiatives by actively advocating on behalf of Springboard among peers and within the business community and by leveraging their expertise and network to provide connections, perspective, prestige and strategic input.

Karima Bawa | Senior Fellow, Centre for International Governance and Innovation

Read her bio here.

Debora Bielecki | Partner & CEO, Bielecki & Associates

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Ela Borenstein | Program Director, BDC Capital

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Tiki Cheung | Partner & Vice President of Valuation and Business Modelling, EY

Read her bio here.

Gail Garland | Founder & CEO, Ontario Bioscience Innovation Organization (OBIO®)

Read her bio here.

Lorelei Graham | Partner, Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP

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John Reid | President & CEO, Canadian Advanced Technology Alliance

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Jeffrey Turner | President & CEO, Defyrus, Inc.

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