Shane serves as President & CEO of Red Leaf Capital, where he strives to build a strong tech ecosystem and invest in high-quality startups. Founded in 2009, Red Leaf Capital is the first and only member of Canadian Venture Capital and Private Equity Association in Manitoba.
Before joining Red Leaf Capital, Shane served as the President of North Forge East Business & Technology Incubator, an award winning and federal designated incubator, the Senior Economic Development Officer of the Municipality of Pinawa. Further, Shane is an Instructor at the University of Manitoba's Asper School of Business, a member of the Manitoba Innovation Growth Program in the Review Committee and a Mentor at the Futurpreneur Canada.
Shane has a B. Comm. (Hons.) degree, an MBA in Finance and a Master of Science in Management from University of Manitoba, and has the Chartered Business Valuator (CBV), Certified Supply Chain Professional (CSCP) and Certified in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM) designations.