Membership – Corporate Members 2019-03-04T19:04:56+00:00

Lorne Stephenson, Senior Vice President and Partner, Arch Corporation

Arch Corporation was founded by Daniel Argiros in 2017, as a Canadian private-equity investment-management firm. Arch delivers innovative real-estate investments catering to the needs of institutional and private family-office investors. Arch currently has a fund deploying capital in the senior-care sector of Ontario, Canada, and it is launching two new funds deploying capital in complementary strategies also focussing on real estate. Arch’s activities also include a private finance entity and, since Q4 2017, an office in the Dubai International Financial Centre of the U.A.E., where Arch’s local subsidiary has a licence to provide family-wealth advisory services.

Jeffrey Graham
SVP & Senior Corporate Partner, Borden Ladner Gervais LLP

Borden Ladner Gervais LLP is an integrated national firm that provides a broad range of legal solutions to our clients. BLG has more than 700 lawyers, intellectual property agents and other professionals in Vancouver, Calgary, Toronto, Ottawa and Montreal, with some of the best, most experienced and successful legal minds in Canada.

Jerry Naqvi, CEO and Cameron Naqvi, Executive Vice President

Cameron Developments

For the past 30 years, Cameron Development Corporation has been a privately-held development company, diversifying through its role as owner, developer, and manager. Cameron Development Corporation looks to develop projects and explore opportunities that exceed expectations, and be viewed as an effective developer, investor, partner, landlord, and group of individuals in representing both the company and its name.

Geeta Sankappanavar, Co-Founder and President, Grafton Asset Management

Grafton is a Calgary-based energy investment firm with ~$1B in capital under management, focused on investing at the asset level in oil and gas and infrastructure that supports the intermittency of renewable energy.

George Papas
Principal and Executive Director, No. 16 Hospitality Group Ltd.

No. 16 Hospitality Group is a Toronto-based development company that was formed to develop and operate a new concept of select service, extended stay lifestyle/boutique hotels around the world. The company’s principals have deep experience in real estate, including commercial buildings, hotels, homes for the elderly, nursing homes, townhouses, independent housing, municipal construction, etc.

Joel Finlayson
iGan Partners and Managing Director, iGan Advisory

iGan Partners is Canada’s early-stage health technology venture capital firm investing in inspiring entrepreneurs to commercialise and scale their disruptive innovations. iGan has a track-record in Medical Devices, Health IT and B2B SaaS and is open to related opportunities to leverage expertise and networks.

Cyrus Reporter, Partner
Tim Casben, Managing Partner, Dubai Office

Gowling is an international, sector-focused law firm with more than 1,400 legal professionals in 18 cities around the world. Gowling WLG clients get access to in-depth expertise in key global sectors and a suite of legal services.