Jonathan rejoined Ironbridge in September, 2011 following two and a half years at OMERS Private Equity, the private equity division of OMERS Pension Fund, one of Canada’s largest pension plans with in excess of $55 billion of assets under management. Prior to OMERS, from 2007 to 2009, Jonathan was a member of the Ironbridge investment team. Jonathan began his career in 2004 working as an auditor at Ernst & Young, and spent 2006 to 2007 in the Mergers & Acquisitions group of Ernst & Young Orenda Corporate Finance, one of Canada’s largest corporate finance firms focused on mid-market transactions.
Jonathan currently serves as a member of the Board of Directors of Advance Engineered Products Ltd., AV Gauge & Fixture Inc., Avena Foods Ltd., and Brooklin Concrete Products Ltd. and was previously a director of Demers, Ambulance Manufacturer Inc. Jonathan is also currently a Co-Chair of The Young Private Capitalists (YPC); a committee of Canada’s Venture Capital & Private Equity Association (CVCA).
Jonathan holds an honours Bachelor of Business Administration degree from the Schulich School of Business at York University, where he graduated on the Dean’s List with Distinction. Jonathan is also a Chartered Professional Accountant and is a CFA charterholder.