Lisa Melchior, founder of VERTU Capital, is an experienced private equity professional with a track record of over 20 years building businesses and successful investment outcomes.

Lisa has board experience with a wide variety of private and public companies. She currently sits on the board of Real Matters (TSX: REAL) and is a member of its audit committee. In addition to the Toronto Biennial of Art, her not for profit activity includes: Cabinet Member for St. Michael’s Hospital’s Angels Den, Executive Member of the Canadian Women in Private Equity where she Chairs its Mentorship Committee, and Ontario Judge for E&Y’s Entrepreneur of the Year Program.