Principal, Value Creation and Operations, Private Equity
Lawrence is responsible for late-stage execution of new investments, portfolio management and the implementation of value creation initiatives. With operational experience in finance, information systems and post-acquisition integration, he supports portfolio companies through transformational growth that drive shareholder value.
Prior to joining Fengate, Lawrence was a consultant to various venture capital, private equity, and infrastructure investment firms, including Birch Hill Equity Partners and Bastion Infrastructure Group. Before entering the alternative investing space, Lawrence was a Finance Director at Vodafone Group in both Canada and the US where he was involved in financial planning and accounting management, as well as, overseeing Vodafone’s governance team at Vodafone’s US wireless joint venture, Verizon Wireless.
Lawrence earned an Honours BA in Chartered Accountancy Studies from the University of Waterloo. He is a Chartered Professional Accountant with the Ontario Institute.