Cody Church is Senior Managing Director and co-founded TriWest Capital Partners in 1998. TriWest is a Calgary based private equity firm with 18 years of experience investing in 32 companies. Since inception, TriWest has successfully raised over $1.3 billion dollars with a focus on providing private equity capital to mid-market companies predominately in Western Canada. In January 2015, TriWest closed their fifth fund with total capital commitments of $500 million. TriWest combines exceptional operating experience with financial expertise to work with their management partners and portfolio companies. Cody has been actively involved in over half of TriWest’s portfolio investments with special emphasis on the valuation, financing, structuring, and negotiation of these investments.
From 1995 to 1997, Mr. Church was with EXOR America, a New York-based private equity firm. Prior to joining EXOR, Cody was a member of the Leveraged Finance Group of Credit Suisse First Boston where he worked with financial buyers in areas of acquisition and divestiture, high yield bonds, IPOs and refinancing.
Cody is a recognized leader and was awarded Canada’s Top 40 Under 40 in 2010 for achievements in his chosen profession. Mr. Church graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of Economics from Harvard University.