Judge, Canada

Andrew Ray is an investment manager at Innovacorp, where his focus is on identifying attractive seed and early stage investment opportunities. He manages all aspects of the investment review, approval and closing cycle, and works hands-on with Innovacorp’s portfolio companies to assist them in building teams, accelerating their growth, achieving milestones and securing additional financing. He is a board member at Proposify.

Most recently, Andrew was the CEO of Bazari Inc., a mobile banking services provider for micro finance institutions in India. At Bazari, he helped financial institutions set up technology infrastructure and oversaw the rollout of the company’s mobile payment platform. Prior to this, he worked for MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. (MDA) on the Radarsat-2 Spacecraft, from design through launch, specializing in spacecraft guidance and navigation.

Andrew holds a B.Sc. in astrophysics from Saint Mary’s University, a M.Sc.in space studies from France’s International Space University, and an MBA from Brigham Young University’s Marriott School of Management.