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How to Improve the Canadian Investment Landscape

PROFIT 500 Growth Tips: Globalive Capital's Tony Lacavera on why the funding model for Canadian startups has to change

Written by PROFIT Staff


What is keeping storied entrepreneur Tony Lacavera up at night these days? The funding options available to Canadian entrepreneurs—specifically, what he feels are the flaws in the country’s venture capital landscape today.

Before taking the stage as a keynote speaker at the 2016 PROFIT 500 CEO Summit in Toronto in October, the the founder and past chairman and CEO of WIND Mobile (and current chairman of Globalive Capital) explained what’s wrong with investors today, and what needs to happen to better equip Canadian businesses for success.

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