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David Dufresne (he/him)

Partner, CMD Capital

David started his career in the Canadian VC industry in the early 2000s and then pursued entrepreneurial roles at music tech startups Bandcamp and Bandzoogle. He came back to VC in 2016 and co-founded both 500 Startups Canada and Panache Ventures. After 2 years where he has been angel investing and advising different VC firms and startups, David recently launched CMD Capital, a new seed-stage VC firm focused on Canadian startups that use AI in non-trivial ways to solve mission-critical industry problems.

Sessions

FundFest

Return the Money: How Investors Can Support Exits

The final phase of the venture cycle is creating liquidity through exits. In this panel, we will hear from investors and other players in the value chain on how to best support portfolio companies to deliver high impact returns. See More.
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