Co-Author, Blockchain Revolution @ The Tapscott Group
Advisory Board Member @ Elections Canada
Founding Member, CAMH Engage @ CAMH
Founder and CEO @ Northwest Passage Ventures is a consulting firm focused on early-stage high growth companies. We give you the tools, knowledge and deep industry connections to accelerate your growth and realize your vision. Our principals have deep capital markets knowledge and a proven track record of delivering tangible results to companies across a wide range
Founder and CEO @ Northwest Passage Ventures is a consulting firm focused on early-stage high growth companies. We give you the tools, knowledge and deep industry connections to accelerate your growth and realize your vision. Our principals have deep capital markets knowledge and a proven track record of delivering tangible results to companies across a wide range of industries. We are focused on understanding your unique needs, customizing solutions that work for you and executing on a strategy that delivers long term value.
We believe the future is not something to be predicted, feared or ignored – it is something to be achieved through vision, hard work and grit. We want to partner with entrepreneurs who challenge the status quo and dare to dream; who want to build great businesses that redefine a product, service or entire industry.
A passionate advocate for the disruptive potential of new technology, CEO and Founder of NPV inc Alex Tapscott is also the co-author with Don Tapscott of the upcoming book, "Blockchain Revolution: The Brilliant Technology Changing Money, Business and The World," which will be published by Penguin Randomhouse in 2016. From July 2015 to Present (2 months) Toronto, OntarioFounding Member, CAMH Engage @ CAMH Engage is committed to developing an innovative fund-raising platform at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, focused primarily on the application of technology and social media. The goal of CAMH Engage is to apply new fundraising methods to attract young donors and raise awareness for the hospital. From January 2013 to Present (2 years 8 months) Research Fellow, Global Solution Networks Program @ Authored the White paper "A Bitcoin Governance Network" which proposed a comprehensive blueprint for a multi-stakeholder governance network for Bitcoin From March 2014 to Present (1 year 6 months) Toronto, Canada AreaDirector, Institutional Equity Sales @ Managed a diverse client base of value, growth, long/short equity, merger-arbitrage and activist investors, including many of the largest asset managers in Canada and some of the largest hedge funds in New York. Leveraged deep industry relationships to originate new corporate finance mandates, such as treasury offerings and secondary offerings, mergers and acquisitions. From September 2008 to June 2015 (6 years 10 months) Toronto, OntarioBlogger, Contributor @ Regular blogger and commentator on the 'Creative Class Blog' founded by Richard Florida, the Director of the Martin Prosperity Institute. I focused on the intersection of youth culture, technology, and politics From September 2008 to January 2010 (1 year 5 months) TorontoRepresentative; Player; Captain @ For two years I toured with the Canadian Jr. Rugby team. In 2007, I captained the squad in a series against the USA All-American Collegiate Team. From August 2005 to December 2007 (2 years 5 months) All over the world
BA, Cum Laude, Law, , Jurisprudence & Social Thought @ Amherst College From 2004 to 2008 Alex Tapscott is skilled in: Fundraising, Capital Markets, Equities, Bloomberg, Financial Modeling, Blogging, Leadership, Investment Banking, Research, Strategy, Financial Analysis, Asset Management, Portfolio Management, Venture Capital, Start-up Ventures, Start-up Consulting, Bitcoin, Public Speaking, Charity Work, Charity Governance
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