Founder Friendly Capital

No dilution. No board seats. No personal guarantees.

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lines of credit and term loans

$500,000 To $5,000,000+

Since 2009

$M+

in loans

+

loan advances

+

companies

Our mission is to enable founders to control their destiny.

Fast

Funding in as little as two weeks.

Fair

Fair and transparent pricing.

Flexible

Draw down capital when you need it and only pay for what you use.

Our Customers

We are proud to have supported over 225 of Canada's leading technology companies with founder friendly capital.

The Espresso Blog

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ESPRESSO NAMED MOST ACTIVE INVESTOR H1 2017 BY CVCA

When Espresso Capital Ltd. opened its doors in 2009, on the heels of the global financial crisis, its main business was providing tax credit financing at a time when traditional lending options had ...

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Founder Stories: GROUPBY – Mastering your own destiny

Our Director of Marketing, Katie Paterson, sat down with Roland Gossage, Founder and CEO of Groupby, to learn more about his startup journey and what being people-first means when building a great c...

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Our leadership team & board.

Board Members Senior Leadership

Enio Lazzer, CPA, CA

Chief Operating Officer & CFO

Enio brings over 20 years experience in finance, capital markets, operations and technology. Prior roles include divisional CFO/COO and Managing Director of CIBC World Markets, where he also served as Head of Prime Brokerage and Trading Services, and Vice President & CFO of The Northern Trust Company, Canada, where he was part of an executive team that established the first foreign owned trust company in Canada, successfully growing it to over $40 billion of assets under management.

- The Team -

Caterina Papadakos

DIRECTOR, WESTERN CANADA

Brad Johnson

Director of Technology

Katie Paterson

DIRECTOR OF MARKETING

Jim Laird

Chief Data Scientist

Jyotin Handa

Director of Finance

Andrea Russell

Director of HR

Will Jin

Director, Credit

Daniel Andru

Associate