About Sid Paquette
In his role as Managing Partner at OMERS Ventures, Sid Paquette is responsible for leading investments in the Technology, Media and Telecommunications (TMT) sectors.
Sid has over a decade of experience investing in and exiting companies in the TMT space, both as an angel investor and venture capitalist. Prior to joining OMERS Ventures, Sid worked in the international tax practice of a Big Four accounting firm and also worked at one of Canada’s leading corporate law firms. During this time, Sid specialized in providing IPO and M&A advice to Canadian and foreign-based multinational technology corporations, as well as developing and implementing innovative intellectual property strategies.
Sid currently serves on the boards of 360insights, InteraXon, Hootsuite, Klue, League, Smile.io, Vidyard, Vision Critical and Xanadu.
Sid holds a BA from York University, JD from Osgoode Hall Law School, MBA from Wilfrid Laurier University and an MTax from the University of Waterloo.