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Hans Knapp

Yaletown Partners
Partner and General Counsel
Hans co-founded Yaletown in 2002 and brings almost 20 years of investing, legal and corporate governance experience to one of Canada’s most active technology investment firms.

Yaletown invests in emerging-growth technology companies in Canada that enhance productivity and sustainability for enterprise and industrial customers. Yaletown's investments help Canadian technology companies in their initial growth phase to accelerate their growth, shorten exit timeframes and achieve strong exit premiums. 

With offices in Vancouver and Calgary, Yaletown is led by a team that brings together industry relationships and more than 120 years collective experience building and financing technology companies. Yaletown is backed by leading institutional investors in Canada and the United States, and by a network of successful technology entrepreneurs, executives, and angel investors. Yaletown leverages its network to seek out the most promising technology companies for investment. 

Specialties: Venture capital investment, private equity, early stage technology companies

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Tuesday, September 27

16:00 PDT