Irfan S. Daya
Irfan S. Daya is the passionate innovator that believes we can leverage knowledge-based industries to create meaningful change in a pluralistic, inclusive economy. In his current role as Managing Director of National Bank’s Technology and Innovation Banking practice for Central and Western Canada, Irfan partners with innovators, influencers and investors by providing growth, transition and venture debt capital in support of Canada’s technology ecosystem.
Irfan is a trusted advisor, board member and strategic contributor to a variety of community-focused organizations, such as the United Way, Canadian Mental Health Association and the Aga Khan Development Network. Irfan holds a Masters in Economics from Queen’s University and an MBA from the Richard Ivey School of Business at the University of Western Ontario.