A M E R I C A S
A W A R D S
Director, Growth Equity
Ontario Municipal Employees Retirement System (OMERS)
Lisa joined OMERS Growth Equity in 2018. As a Director with the Growth Equity team, she focuses on the development of investment themes, sourcing and executing on new opportunities and actively managing current investments. In 2020, she was also named one of Venture Capital Journal’s "40 Rising Stars under 40" in the global venture community.
Prior to joining OMERS, Lisa spent nearly a decade as an M&A investment banker, beginning her career at Genuity Capital Markets in Toronto and most recently advising on Media & Communications transactions at Blackstone and PJT Partners in New York. Lisa also spent time working in PJT Partners’ London office.
Lisa graduated with an HBA degree from the Richard Ivey School of Business at Western University, where she was a recipient of the Ivey Scholar Award.
Lisa serves on the First Positions Patrons Committee of the National Ballet School of Canada. In addition to New York and London, Lisa has also lived in Switzerland and Hong Kong.
Location: OMERS Growth Equity, Toronto, Canada.