Praveen Varshney, FCPA, FCA, has been a principal of Varshney Capital Corp. since 1991. He is a founding director of the social-impact-focused Pyfera Growth Capital and Humanitas Smart Planet Fund. Varshney has been a co-founder of many companies over the years, including Mogo Inc. and Little Kitchen Academy. He sits on a number of non-profit boards.
WHAT’S NEW: I’m chairing a $3.8 million raise for our unique homelessness solution, Foundations for Social Change, I started 3H Properties to build more affordable rental housing and Little Kitchen Academy opened multiple new locations across North America.
GREATEST SUCCESS: Discovering a multibillion-dollar diamond mine in northern Canada at the start of my entrepreneurial career.