Associate, Partnerships & Policy
Carl Qiu is an Associate, Partnerships and Policy at Sagard and joined the firm in 2021. With a particular focus on Portage Ventures, the venture capital arm of Sagard, Carl is responsible for helping Sagard’s investors maximize the strategic value of their investment by identifying and facilitating commercial partnerships between limited partners and portfolio companies and delivering actionable insights on market trends and developments in collaboration with the investment and value creation teams. He is a member of the value creation team and is based in Toronto, Canada.
Prior to Sagard, Carl spent four years at RBC across several divisions, most recently at RBC Ventures where he supported the relationship management and business development teams on key strategic initiatives.
Carl holds an MBA from the Schulich School of Business, York University and a B.B.A. in Political Science from the University of Toronto.