Tabreez Lila

Tabreez Lila

Director, Growth and Transition Capital, Business Development Bank of Canada

Tabreez Lila is Director, Growth & Transition Capital in our Edmonton office. Tabreez has worked in the investment and financing sector for over 10 years. Prior to joining BDC, Tabreez worked as a principal in the private equity group of a large pension and endowment fund. This experience lends Tabreez detailed and sophisticated understanding of financing tools such as mezzanine and subordinate debt financing as well as equity investments. He has helped manage significant fund relationships and place hundreds of million in direct financing. He has served as a director on the board of several companies. At BDC, Tabreez has developed a passion for assisting entrepreneurs succeed by providing creative financial solutions and sound advice aimed at helping them achieve their short and long term goals.