TORONTO, Jan. 7, 2019 /CNW/ - FirePower Capital is pleased to announce that Alan Chettiar, Head of Investment Banking, has been appointed partner. When he joined FirePower in July 2017, Al brought over a decade of experience in venture capital and private equity, where he worked directly with dozens of entrepreneurs, providing guidance on strategy and growth initiatives. As FirePower's Head of Investment Banking, Al has leveraged that deep hands-on experience to maximize results for the firm's clients. In his partnership role, Al will continue to lead the Investment Banking team in all its engagements and set its strategic direction.
"I couldn't be happier to welcome Al as our newest partner," said Ilan Jacobson, Founding Partner and CEO. "He brings an amazing combination of strengths to the table, caring tremendously about building lasting client relationships and running high quality deal processes. He's also proven to be a great mentor, which is apparent in the Investment Banking team's heightened focus and drive to succeed."
"It's been an exciting ride since joining the firm, and I'm thrilled to be taking this next step with FirePower," said Alan Chettiar. "Every member of the partnership group and our organization brings something unique and important to what we're building, and I am humbled by the trust demonstrated by this new responsibility. While I'm so impressed by what our group has achieved in the last two years, I believe that our biggest accomplishments are ahead of us. I look forward to working with Ilan, the partnership group, and the entire team as we navigate challenges and celebrate victories along the way."
About FirePower Capital
FirePower is the investment banking and private capital firm built for Canada's entrepreneurs. Our team of 30+ deal professionals helps their mid-market businesses complete mission-critical transactions, by advising them or investing in their companies directly. To learn more, please visit firepowercapital.com
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