A Membership That Provides Unparalleled Value

International Deal Gateway was founded on the principle of connecting brave entrepreneurs committed to changing the world with investors who believed in their vision. With a global network of 10,000 members and a flourishing direct deal flow platform, Deal Gateway has expanded its offering to include a suite of high-value market outlooks and investment insights through its relationship with Canaccord Genuity.

Canaccord Genuity Inc. is a global, full-service investment banking and financial services company that specializes in wealth management and brokerage in capital markets. Canaccord Genuity provides mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance, restructuring, debt advisory, and strategic advice for corporate, government, and private equity clients globally. They generate unique, thought-provoking insights and analysis to drive actionable investment ideas across a wide range of growth sectors including: aerospace & defence, agriculture, clean technology & sustainability, consumer & retail, energy, financials, health care & life sciences, infrastructure, leisure, media & telecommunications, metals & mining, real estate & hospitality, technology, transportation & industrials, and private equity.

2019

Following a successful launch, Deal Gateway attracts more than 4,500 vetted members throughout the year from some of the world’s most prestigious peer organizations. The leadership team hosts over 30 global events from Asia, to Australia, North America, and Europe, igniting a global community and supporting private investment, deal flow, and M&A opportunities on a peer-to-peer model.

2020

Deal Gateway introduces an ambassador program for select leaders in key financial markets worldwide. The company launches European corporate marketing events for growth companies seeking to reach family office investors through its strategic partnership with Global Partnership Family Offices, one of the world’s leading family office networks in Europe.

2021

In support of publicly listed companies, Deal Gateway launches virtual investor events for issuers looking to expand their audience of investors, including family offices and ultra-high-net-worth investors. A key milestone of 1,000 private deals posted to the platform is achieved and the company closes a strategic investment from Canaccord Genuity.

2022

Deal Gateway celebrates reaching 10,000 global members and over 1,200 private deals posted on its platform. The company launches an investor awareness program to help high-growth companies reach new investors as well as a subscription program for individual inventors, entrepreneurs, and wealth managers with investment insights and analysis to drive actionable investment ideas across a wide range of growth sectors.

Leadership Team

Elizabeth
Priestman

CEO

Yolande
Lougheed

VP, Account Management

Steve
Davidson

VP, Sales and Partnerships

Diana
Aquino

Director of Digital

Board Members

Bill
Trimble

Chairman,
President, WAT Capital Corp

Mark
Whaling

Board Member,
Global Head of Securities, Canaccord Genuity Inc.

Elizabeth
Priestman

CEO,
International Deal Gateway