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Sean McKinnon - Novacap
  • RegionToronto
  • TeamCorporate
  • Joined2018
  • Telephone416-536-2222 Ext. 323
  • ContactSean McKinnon

Sean McKinnon

Head of Business Development

Sean joined Novacap in 2018 as Vice President, Head of Business Development and is based in Toronto. Sean holds his BA (Honours) from Queen’s University, his LL.L and J.D. from the University of Ottawa Law School. Sean was called to the bar in Ontario and is a member of the Law Society of Ontario.

Prior to joining Novacap, Sean was a Vice President and Co-Head of the M&A Practice at BFL Canada, a leading Canadian insurance brokerage where he was tasked with growing BFL’s M&A practice across Canada. Sean also worked as lawyer in the Business Law Group at a large global law firm, where his practice focused on mergers and acquisitions and public and private financings. Sean then transitioned to the insurance industry where he worked for a large global insurer.


Sean is very active in the Private Equity and M&A space in Canada and sits on the ACG Toronto Young Professionals Committee.