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Yong Kwon - Novacap
  • RegionOntario
  • TeamTMT
  • Joined2014
  • Telephone416-536-2222 Ext. 322
  • ContactYong Kwon

Yong Kwon


Yong Kwon has been involved in advising technology, media, telecom and other growth companies on capital raising and strategic initiatives since 2001. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree and an MBA from the University of Toronto.

Prior to joining Novacap in 2014, Mr. Kwon was in the Diversified Industries Group at Barclays in Toronto where he was responsible for the origination and execution of M&A advisory, equity and debt financing transactions, primarily in technology and other growth sectors.  Prior to Barclays, Mr. Kwon was a member of the Communications, Media and Technology Group at RBC Capital Markets where he led the coverage effort for a number of public and private Canadian technology companies. During his career in investment banking, Mr. Kwon has completed over 40 transactions with aggregate value of over $30 billion.


Mr. Kwon is Chairman of the Board of Leading Edge Geomatics and the former Chairman of Firmex and Director of Onstream.