"We appreciate businesses reach an inflection point in their life cycle and require a step change. Our collective experience helps business leaders navigate through times of change and make the right choices in order to maximize opportunities.”
Peter Pigott, CPA, CA, is a Principal at Goldbear Capital. Pete has extensive background in delivering shareholder value for high growth businesses which have reached an inflection point. Throughout his career, Pete led organizations through transformation and rapid growth. He served as President & CEO of Financial Executives International (Canada) as well Boreal Laboratories and as COO of West 49. In addition, he held several CFO roles throughout career, including Northern Green Canada, Entertainment One, Sleep Country Canada and TSC Stores. Peter has extensive experience in strategic finance initiatives, executing a successful IPO with Sleep Country Canada, a reverse takeover (RTO) with West 49 and a transition from the TSX, to the London Stock Exchange with Entertainment One. Pete has also worked extensively with Private Equity Firms including, Bain Capital and Birch Hill Equity Partners as well as several Venture Capital Firms. Pete is passionate about Greentech. He was the Executive Director and CFO of Green Centre Canada, a government-financed start-up hub for academic cleantech discoveries. Here, Pete worked on the commercialization of entrepreneurial technology projects in partnership with McMaster University and the University of Toronto and Queen’s University.