Ilan Jacobson

Telephone

+1 877-394-9401

Location

Toronto

Sector Specialties

TMT

Background

Ilan Jacobson is the Founding Partner & CEO of FirePower Capital, and has transformed the firm from a small 4-person family office into a 40+ strong M&A advisory and private capital powerhouse. Ilan leads FirePower Capital in all its endeavours, setting its strategic direction, providing top-level guidance on key transactions undertaken by the M&A division, and assessing new direct investments for FirePower’s Private Capital funds. Under his leadership, FirePower invests in Canada’s entrepreneurs by financing their growth directly with venture debt or private equity, and helps them complete their most critical transactions.

Career

Ilan is sought after for his expertise on topics related to entrepreneurship, private capital, and M&A, and has appeared at numerous events as a speaker, moderator, and workshop leader. Previously, Ilan was a Portfolio Manager at a leading venture capital firm in Toronto, where he sat on numerous boards. He received his MBA from the Ted Rogers School of Management at Ryerson University, and has an Honours Degree in Science with a specialization in genetics from the University of Western Ontario.

FirePower Capital Contacts

Sebastien Douville

Alan Chettiar

Partner, M&A Advisory

Kenan Dizdarevic

Somant Maraj

Bhavin Parmar

Cameron Vernest

Head of Origination and Partnerships

Philippe Theroux Ha

FirePower Capital is the exclusive Canadian partner of Mergers Alliance