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Michelle Scarborough

Managing Director Strategic Investments and Women in TechBDC Capital

Michelle is Past Chair of the National Angel Capital Organization, a founder of the Women’s Angel Network in Canada and an advisory member for Women in Energy and Private Equity. She led the establishment of the Ontario Emerging Technologies Fund and founded a number of start-ups, thus acquiring a deep understanding of the venture capital ecosystem in Canada and the United States.

Prior to joining Kensington, Ms. Scarborough was a Founder and Managing Partner of Fronterra Ventures, an oil and gas technology venture fund. An experienced entrepreneur, she also served as the Managing Director and Entrepreneur in Residence of the Regional Innovation Centre for Ottawa and Eastern Ontario, where her team worked with over 400 high-potential companies raising close to $100 million for portfolio clients to support scalable global growth projects.

Ms. Scarborough holds a Bachelor of Science and a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Calgary and has her Institute of Corporate Directors Designation from the University of Toronto Rotman School of Management. She currently sits on the Board of Horseshoe Power.