We are backed by over two decades of strategic planning, financial, investment and operational experience. Our team has helped small entrepreneurial businesses to large corporate organizations build robust strategic plans, achieve their growth targets, overcome challenges, maximize profitability, raise or restructure capital, invest excess capital and increase shareholder value.
With over 25 years of experience as a strategic and financial executive, Dino has successfully lead and managed small entrepreneurial businesses to large multi-national corporations. He has held senior executive roles in strategic planning, finance, asset management, operations and capital raise in both debt and equity markets. His leadership roles have involved transformation, innovation, change management, brand and culture builder.
Dino has successfully built operating platforms and raised public and private funds investing in value add re-positioned real estate and infrastructure assets, which have delivered significant value and superior risk adjusted returns for himself and investors such as pension funds, institutions and family offices.
After articling at KPMG and obtaining his Chartered Accountant designation he was promoted to the firm’s Corporate Finance Insolvency Practice where he worked as a Trustee in Bankruptcy and Receiver. He was responsible for businesses that were in operational and financial crisis with the mandate of restructuring them into profitable operating businesses or liquidating their assets. He learned early in his career the pitfalls, mistakes and challenges businesses face and how to avoid and resolve them.
As Executive Vice President, CFO and CDO of Delta Hotels and Resorts, Dino lead the strategic transformation and re-branding of its operating business and real estate portfolio while creating significant value; resulting in the sale to Marriott Hotels International.
Dino is a Chartered Accountant and holds a Bachelor of Commerce and Economics Degree from the Rotman School of Management at the University of Toronto. He has Honours Diplomas in Project Management and Project Estimating from Algonquin College.of Applied Arts and Technology.
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