David Levi

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  • Name: David Levi

My Bio

President and CEO, GrowthWorks Capital Ltd.



Background

Mr. Levi is the President, CEO and Director of the Working Opportunity Fund, GrowthWorks (WVIS) and GrowthWorks Capital. Mr. Levi played a critical role in the formation and launch of the Working Opportunity Fund in January 1992. Since that time, Working Opportunity Fund, under Mr. Levi's leadership and direction, has grown to be the largest venture capital fund in western Canada with over $435 million in assets and has invested over $316 million in more than 92 growth-oriented, entrepreneurial BC companies. In late 1998, Mr. Levi founded GrowthWorks Capital. Then in 2002, Mr. Levi led GrowthWorks in the acquisition of the management Working Ventures Funds - now called GrowthWorks WV Funds. Prior to launching Working Opportunity Fund, Mr. Levi was chair of VanCity Credit Union where he was also a director until 1996. He also used to serve as a director of the Canadian Venture Capital Association.