Bob de Wit

Angel in Residence

LinkedIn: Bob de Wit

Bob de Wit is a mentor, advisor and investor in start-up and growth-stage technology companies. 

Bob’s career began in university technology transfer then, transformed by entrepreneurship, evolved into angel investing. Along the way, Bob gained C-level leadership experience with start-ups, public companies, and not-for-profit societies. Areas of specialized knowledge include corporate development (M&A strategy and execution), corporate finance (raising equity capital) and corporate governance.

Bob has served on numerous boards and advisory boards of private and public companies as well as societies and foundations. He holds a BBA (marketing) and MA (economics) from Simon Fraser University, and lives with his family in British Columbia. 

Areas of specialization:

  • Corporate finance
  • Marketing
  • Investor and government relations
  • Board governance in not-for-profit, private and public company settings