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Avi Pollock

President at Avi Pollock Ventures

Avi Pollock is a seasoned executive who is truly passionate about helping technology driven companies big and small innovate, grow and transform their businesses. His 20+ year career has been split evenly between leading, scaling and advising entrepreneurial growth oriented companies and in executive innovation, strategy and P&L roles at large companies like RBC and D+H. In 2018 Avi launched his own consulting firm to help start-up and scale-up companies through the key phases of their life cycles with an eye toward building successful, sustainable businesses. His leadership experience in both start-up environments and at large companies has given him a unique perspective on how to blend the best of both worlds to make businesses successful. He is proud to advise a number of exciting Canadian companies and Founders. He is a frequent speaker on innovation and has been active in charitable and community causes, including: Public Service Advisory Board for Canada’s Networks of Centres of Excellence, Hillel of Greater Toronto and RBC’s Social Finance initiative. Avi is currently the Secretary of the Board and Chair of the Governance and Risk Committee at JVS Toronto. Avi is a graduate of the LLB/ MBA program at Osgoode Hall/ Schulich School of Business.