Samer Abughannam
Vice President

Samer joined PCP in 2015 and is responsible for evaluating investment opportunities, executing transactions, and supporting the management teams of portfolio companies.

Prior to PCP, Samer was Manager, Capital Advisory Services at MaRS Discovery District where he developed innovative partnerships and investment products that address complex social problems with market solutions. Before MaRS, he was Associate with Scotiabank’s mergers & acquisitions group where he was involved in several investment and sale mandates with corporate and financial clients. He started his career as a mechanical engineer with Vale.

Samer is the President of the Harvard Business School Club of Toronto and serves as a director of GeneSpark, a nonprofit advancing research for intellectual disabilities. He holds a B.Eng from McGill University and an MBA from Harvard University, both earned with Distinction.