Ozan Isinak, President, Central Canada Keiretsu Forum
Mr. Isinak is a serial entrepreneur, investor and alternative investment expert with over 25 years of international experience within the angel investment, venture capital and private equity sectors. Ozan worked in Silicon Valley during the first dotcom boom throughout the 1990’s where he helped secure strategic investor and digital business initiatives of fortune 1000 companies in San Francisco, Los Angeles, Seattle, New York, Toronto, Hamburg, Stockholm, London and Istanbul. Ozan later acted as General Partner in various angel investment and private equity practices.
He is currently the President of Keiretsu Forum’s Canada region, the world’s largest angel investment network operating on three continents. The global network specializes in syndication of deals and invested over $73 million USD into 168 early stage companies in 2016 alone.
Mr. Isinak is also the co-founder of Headwayz, an international platform for angel backed companies looking to grow through mergers, acquisitions and joint ventures. The platform currently attracts startup deal flow originating from 25 countries from North America, Asia, Europe and the Middle East.
Ozan received his MBA in Finance from the University of San Francisco – McLaren School of Business in 1998 and holds a double major in Economics & Political Science from the University of Western Ontario (1994). He speaks English, Turkish and French.