Announcing Angel One’s New Executive Director
Burlington, ON | March 24, 2020 –
Angel One Network Inc. is pleased to announce the appointment of David Wright as its new Executive Director, effective immediately. For the past year, David served as Angel One’s Manager, Investment Services.
David’s 30-year finance career spans equity research, investment banking, international private equity and angel investing. He is a graduate of the Institute of Corporate Directors–Rotman (ICD.D) and possesses an MBA from Concordia University and a B.A. Hons., Economics from Western University.
“We are excited to announce David as our new Executive Director. He possesses a deep understanding of the investing world and his experience with growth and scaling companies makes him very valuable to our members and the companies they have invested in,” states Julie Ellis, Angel One Board Chair. “Additionally, his understanding of our operations and established relationships with our members will facilitate this transition.”
“Angel One is one of the most respected and professional angel groups in the country,” says David Wright. “I am looking forward to building on Angel One’s decade of successful investing, and helping our economy grow – one deal at a time.”
In late February, 2020, Angel One’s Executive Director and founder, Karen Grant, was announced as Equation Angels’ Interim CEO. Equation Angels is a formal joint venture partnership between Angel One, Golden Triangle Angel Network and Southwestern Ontario Angels; making Equation Angels the second largest angel investor network in Canada. “I am delighted David is taking over the stewardship of Angel One, helping members discover and create outstanding investment opportunities,” states Karen Grant.
For more information, please contact:
David Wright, Executive Director, Angel One Network
Karen Grant, CEO, Equation Angels