Solutions that streamline capital raises to get you there faster.

Our best-in-class product suite, capital markets expertise, and expansive partner network accelerate the process of executing successful capital raises.

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& function
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Make Peoples’
lives easier
by removing complexity
achieve more
by freeing up time and money

Leadership Team

Rebecca Kacaba
CEO & Co-Founder
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Rebecca Kacaba has been honored as one of Lexpert’s ‘Top 40 Under 40’ in the legal field and was recognized as one of North America’s most innovative lawyers by the Financial Times. She practiced law on Bay Street for over 10 years and was co-chair of the Toronto Venture Technology and Emerging Growth Companies Group at a global law firm while she worked in Canada’s financial district.

Mat Goldstein
CSO & Co-Founder
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Named one of North America's most innovative lawyers by the Financial Times, Mat brings a wealth of legal and multi-disciplinary business development experience to DealMaker's executive leadership team. From practicing law on both Wall Street and Bay Street to building and advising numerous startups, Mat brings a unique perspective to solving complex business problems, scaling organizations, and growing revenue. Mat holds a JD from the University of Toronto as well as FINRA Series 7 and Series 24 licenses.

Geronimo De Abreu
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With a diverse background in Computer Engineering, Business founding, and Business Strategy, Geronimo brings the technical leadership and level headed thinking necessary to propel DealMaker to the next level.

Murray Thomas
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A Financial executive contributing proven financial, operational and leadership skills with a focus on getting the job done. Murray has experience in both public and private company CFO roles, and is highly adept at managing change and organizational growth from start-up entrepreneurial organizations to subsidiaries of large multinational companies

Michael Werry
Vice President, Sales
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Mike has over a decade of experience successfully building and leading sales functions in both the SaaS and financial services industries, ranging from start ups to SME’s with over $750MM in annual revenue.

Leigh Nolan
VP Marketing
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With over 17 years' experience, Leigh is a digital marketer that specializes in growth, lead generation, marketing automation, customer loyalty and thought leadership in the FinTech and SaaS space.

Mark Yamashita
VP Product
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Mark started his career as an engineer at IBM. After earning his MBA from Oxford University he joined Capital One and transitioned to Product Management. Mark has led Product teams at various Toronto start-ups before joining DealMaker in 2020.

Our Advisors

Supported by an esteemed group of advisors with decades of
capital markets and technology experience.

Tom Muir

Tom Muir, FCPA FCBV, has a wealth of experience in investment banking (he was a senior executive at RBC Dominion Securities), as a CFO of a significant public company, and serving on the Board of Directors of numerous TSX and Nasdaq companies. He was the Lead Director of Solium Capital (TSX), a highly successful SaaS company.

Thomas Kalafatis

Thomas Kalafatis is principal of KalNes Capital Partners and founder of PSG Digital, holder of various Digital asset interests. Thomas was formerly Vice President and Head of Trading for Toronto Stock Exchange, Managing Director and Global Head of Equity Execution and Prime Services of CIBC and Managing partner of Independent Trading Group.

Marc Joffe

Marc is the founder of MSJ IT Services and provides consulting and strategic advice on system security and scalability for growth companies scaling cloud-based technology solutions. Marc previously ran integration and systems testing at SOMA networks and built QA, DevOps, and security teams at Fluxx Labs.

Lara Zink

Lara Zink has 25 years of experience in Global Public Equities, most recently at RBC Capital Markets as Managing Director. Lara is an investor and advisor to several early-stage companies. Lara sits on two Foundation boards, she is a member of the CAMH Campaign Cabinet and an active volunteer for the Special Olympics.

Debora Bielecki

A visionary tech-savvy corporate director with over 30 years experience across multiple roles and industries, Debora is diligent about high ethical and sustainability governance standards to advance corporate performance. Her passion is driven by her natural abilities to visualize how technology and people can be leveraged to create a more evolved outcome for customers, employees, and profit. Debora is a trusted advisor and mentor to innovation companies which propels her aspiration to advance economic wealth for Canadians. She has a global lens for business that shines a unique perspective for the boards she serves. Debora is currently serving on the boards for Circular Rubber Technologies [Chair], Bank of Canada, and Canadian Light Source.

Jonathan Goldman

Jonathan Goldman is an accomplished real estate and infrastructure developer with over 20 years of experience. He is the President of Stafford Developments and founder of numerous companies including Autumn Growth, Coinsquare Mining, Cannoe Canada and Terrace Global. He is very active in GTA charitable endeavors and is a member of YPO.

Adrian Turchet

Adrian is a former investment banker with over ten years of experience in technology and corporate advisory services. Previously he managed the M&A strategy for 6 years under the new ownership of Dye & Durham Corporation, Canada’s fastest-growing legal tech consolidator.

The DealMaker team is a diverse group of highly experienced individuals with legal, engineering and business backgrounds.