Our People

The CVCA Team

Committed to serving our members and the innovation and growth ecosystem.

The CVCA team supports Canadian private capital organizations as they perform their vital role in energizing the economy and helping communities thrive.

Kim Furlong Chief Executive Officer

Furlong has a dynamic background and brings almost 20 years experience in public policy and communications. She brings with her an extensive national and international network that was built from positions within the federal government, the corporate world as well as trade associations.

The Team

Darrell PintoVP, Research & Industry Advancement

Matt IvisDirector of Government Affairs and Policy

Jon JacksonHead of Communications

Fil VarinoHead of Development and Member Engagement

Elaine BedellHead of Talent and Operations

Igli PanaritiMembership Coordinator

David KornackiAssociate, Research & Product

Elaine LiExecutive Assistant

Karen HungInternational Trade Liaison Officer

Izadella Sta RomanaMarketing & Brand Coordinator

Stephanie LewisEvents Coordinator