Sean Sirois

Sean joined DNA Capital in 2021 as a Senior Advisor where he focuses on capital raising for alternative funds and mid-market corporations.

He is also Managing Director with Demeter Advisors Inc. and assists corporations, asset owners, and investment managers to better understand and meet the environmental, social, and governance expectations of their stakeholders. He also provides advice on capital origination and corporate development for funds and corporations in the field of sustainable investment.

Sean's career in global capital markets with Deutsche Bank, JP Morgan, and Toronto-Dominion spans multiple market cycles. He was head of Deutsche Bank Canada’s Institutional Client Group. He has broad and diversified experience with issuers and investors in public and private financings in debt and equity. He was also a member of Anges Quebec, a seed capital investor group, and was a partner at Ipsol Capital, a multi-factor public equities investment manager.

He is a member of the CFA Society of Montreal; the Institute of Corporate Directors of Canada; and the Responsible Investment Association of Canada and holds the CFA, ICD.D and RIPC designations with the above organizations.

Sean is the Chair of the Dean’s Advisory Board for Quebec with the Telfer School of Management at the University of Ottawa and sits on the Advisory Board for the Telfer Capital Fund. He is a member of the Board of Governors and chairs the Governance, Ethics and Nominations Committee at Loyola High School. He was previously a board member of Tyndale St-Georges Community Centre from 2002 to 2007 and continues to be involved in their fundraising program.