The CEOs of companies in our portfolio, some Brightspark alumni, and other members of our family.

Pierre Donaldson

Chairman & CEO, nGuvu

Pierre has more than 35 years of experience in the software industry both as an operator and as a venture capitalist. Prior to founding nGUVU, Pierre was the CEO of Aheeva Technologies. Pierre was Executive Chairman of Planora Inc. (acquired by Red Prairie Inc. in July 2012). He was also a partner at JLA Ventures and the BlackBerry Partners Fund from 2011 until 2015. Pierre played a leadership role in a number of companies in North America and in Europe: Bioscrypt Inc., Descartes Systems Group, Treasury Services Corporation (acquired by Oracle), Virtual Prototypes Inc., and Dun & Bradstreet Software. He received his Bachelor of Commerce degree from l’École des Hautes Études Commerciales (H.E.C.) in Montreal.