In 2019, The Ivey Academy partnered with the Canadian Venture Capital Association (CVCA) and developed Canada’s first highly specialized program to prepare the next generation of private fund professionals in the country. The Canadian Private Capital Investment School (CPCIS) is the first program specifically designed for junior-level and new entrants into the private capital sector, focusing on the development of foundational knowledge and skills for the world of private capital investment.
CVCA Central reflected on the first offering of CPCIS with an interview featuring program participant Maria Nsouli, Vice President, Impact Investment Fund at BMO. She shares her thoughts on CPCIS and how her career trajectory has changed since completing the program:
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