John Di Girolamo
Mr. Di Girolamo is an experienced investor and entrepreneur with twenty years of global business experience in public and private investments, building businesses and creating shareholder value. His experience includes operational management, corporate finance, public offerings, strategic acquisitions and investments, international business development, and merchant banking across many sectors.
Mr. Di Girolamo is currently the Managing Partner and Chief Compliance Officer at Liberty North Capital Corp. in Toronto, an independent investment bank, licensed as an Exempt Market Dealer. In this role, he structures the financing of both private and public transactions, acts as an advisor to numerous companies, and oversees the firms compliance obligations. More recently, he has been involved in over a dozen transactions in the legal cannabis sector, including financings in excess of $75 million, advising clients in the sector, and the structuring of mergers and acquisitions. Clients include those operating in Canada and the USA, with a focus on cultivation and extraction. Mr. Di Girolamo has chaired seminars in partnership with other organizations, including the Toronto Stock Exchange, educating others on how to take companies public in Canada. Mr. Di Girolamo’s background includes serving as President of Investment Banking for a boutique investment bank, with previous positions as a trader and Investment Advisor.