Katipult powers firms in over 20
regulatory environments worldwide

Cloud-based, end to end private placements platform
making capital raising simple


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Katipult is an award winning, proprietary cloud-based software infrastructure to digitize and automate private placements, while providing best-of-breed standards for eliminating transaction redundancy, enhancing investor experience, and accelerating deal flow.

Katipult is transforming and powering firms in global capital markets out of an era of manual systems, ad hoc processes, and key person dependency.

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"Canada’s best kept fintech secret — Katipult — revolutionizing how the world invests"

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  • 2015 - Katipult Introduced to Market

    Beginning with an initial commercial MVP of the product, Katipult quickly established itself as a market leading solution for conducting online private placements.

  • 2016 - Global Scale and Expanding Capabilities

    Katipult transforms the way firms connect to investors and builds a global presence with customers in 20 unique regulatory environments.

  • 2017 - Toronto Venture Exchange Public Listing

    Recognized as an innovative company with large growth prospects, Katipult pursues a non-offering listing on the Toronto Venture Exchange (Trading Symbol: FUND) to further its trajectory and raise its profile.

  • 2018 - Strategic Investment from Experienced Tech Investors

    Katipult attracts investment and support from leadership of Solium Capital (acquired by Morgan Stanley for $1.1 Billion in 2019) and pursues a deliberate strategy to move up market and to demonstrate its value proposition in the enterprise market.

  • 2019 - Enterprise Customers

    Katipult demonstrates success in its Enterprise sales strategy with announcements of its relationship with Canada’s largest independent investment dealer, a top Singapore advisory firm and ATB Financial.

  • 2020 - Further Growth Delivered

    Gord Breese succeeds Brock Murray as CEO and Karan Khiani joins as VP Solutions Engineering. Katipult expands its pool of enterprise customers with the addition of TMX Group.

  • 2021 - Ready for the Next Phase

    We will continue to strengthen our team and our customer base to move towards our annual targets, so stay tuned!

Executive Leadership & Directors

Chief Executive Officer & Director

Gord Breese

Chief Executive Officer & Director

Gord Breese

Chief Executive Officer & Director

Mr. Breese brings to Katipult a proven track record building value at high growth tech firms including ServiceMax, SAP, Business Objects, Apple and Oracle. He was part of the leadership team that took Pivotal Software public and played a key role in expanding Business Objects' global footprint, prior to its acquisition by SAP.

Pheak Meas - Head of UX and Design

Pheak Meas

Head of UX and Design

Pheak Meas

Head of UX and Design

Mr. Meas is a Co-Founder of Katipult and led the effort to develop Katipult into a robust, cutting edge software infrastructure. Prior to Katipult, Mr. Meas co-founded award-winning custom development firm JOI Media, and was the Lead Interface Designer of e-learning company ICOM Productions.

Ben Cadieux - CIO

Ben Cadieux

Chief Technology Officer

Ben Cadieux

Chief Technology Officer

Mr. Cadieux has been the architect of the Katipult Platform since inception. With over 12 years of experience creating secure, scalable software solutions, he’s been instrumental in leading technical development of the platform.

Karim Teja - Chief Financial Officer

Karim Teja

Chief Financial Officer

Karim Teja

Chief Financial Officer

Mr. Teja (CPA, CGA) has more than 15 years of experience in public company management, financings, investor relations, mergers and acquisitions, and securities and exchange regulations. He’s held senior positions in rapidly growing technology companies in the medical, environmental and financial sectors.

Karan Khiani VP Solution Engineering

Karan Khiani

VP Solution Engineering

Karan Khiani

VP Solution Engineering

Mr. Khiani is a technical leader who played a key role in the success of Versapay Corp, a TSXV listed company acquired by private equity firm Great Hill Partners for $126 MM. Karan built a team that fueled growth and led product and consulting teams for VersaPay's top tier financial services customers.

Stephen Donovan VP, Customer Success

Stephen Donovan

VP, Customer Success

Stephen Donovan

VP, Customer Success

Mr. Donovan is a seasoned client relations leader who played a key role at Refinitiv (formerly Thomson Reuters Financial & Risk) tailoring engagement strategies that helped customers maximize the value derived from Refinitiv solutions. Mr. Donovan led the Customer Success team for commodity and equity trading in the Americas, where he helped drive retention rates of 90%. Prior to his leadership role, Mr. Donovan managed a portfolio of customers across Canada including commodity trading, pension funds, and corporates valued at $550,000 MRR.

James Church - VP of Product

James Church

VP of Product

James Church

VP of Product

James has 20+ years of product leadership experience, most recently as VP Products at FINCAD, a capital markets FinTech vendor. Prior to FINCAD, James was a key member of the product leadership team at Crystal Decisions, introducing the Crystal Analysis product line and helping the company become the fastest growing Business Intelligence vendor. Crystal Decisions was sold for $820M to Business Objects.

Brock Murray - CEO and Director

Brock Murray

Head of Global Development & Director

Brock Murray

Head of Global Development & Director

Mr. Murray is a Co-Founder of Katipult and held the position of CEO prior to Mr. Breese. Under Mr. Murray’s leadership the company entered 20 unique regulatory environments, successfully completed a public listing, and attracted enterprise customers such as ATB Financial.

Brian Craig - Compensation Committee Chair & Independent Director

Brian Craig

Compensation Committee Chair & Independent Director

Brian Craig

Compensation Committee Chair & Independent Director

Mr. Craig is a former CEO of Solium Capital Inc. ("Solium"), and had been instrumental in transforming Solium (TSX: SUM) from its early stages to its sale to Morgan Stanley in 2019 for $1.1 billion. Brian invests in many early-stage companies, including energy and technology start-ups. Brian has gained board and audit committee experience at several public and privately held companies.

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We are always looking for exceptional and passionate people to join our team and work on the forefront of innovation.

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Jeff Dawso - Audit Committee Chair & Independent Director

Jeff Dawson

Audit Committee Chair & Independent Director

Jeff Dawson

Audit Committee Chair & Independent Director

Mr. Dawson spent more than eight years with Match Group (NASDAQ:MTCH) where he held multiple leadership positions including CFO, Dating, VP Finance, and Director of Finance. His prior experience also includes ten years of leadership experience with American Airlines, Airband Communications, and PriceWaterhouseCoopers.

“We really enjoyed working with Katipult's team because they knew what pain points exist in the industry and they solved them really well.”

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forefront of innovation

We are always looking for passionate people to join the Katipult team. The opportunity to shape how private markets work globally is in our hands, and if your skills are exceptional we want to hear from you.

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