Taylor is a co-founder of Westleaf and brings significant capital markets and private equity investment expertise. Prior to joining Westleaf, Taylor was a Vice President for TriWest Capital Partners where he executed eleven acquisitions and divestures in manufacturing and retail focused businesses, totaling over $1 bn in valuation. In addition, Taylor served as a Director on the boards of Landmark Cinemas and Trimlite Manufacturing. Prior to TriWest, Taylor worked at RBC Capital Markets where he was involved in numerous public equity and debt financings. Taylor holds a Bachelor of Commerce (honours with Distinction), with a major in Finance from the University of Manitoba.