About Lynwood Capital
Lynwood Capital Management Inc. is an employee owned alternative investment manager based in Toronto, Canada. Lynwood specializes in long-short and event-driven equity strategies that seek to provide investors with consistent absolute returns balanced with a focus on risk management and capital preservation.
Meet Ben Shapiro
Benjamin Shapiro brings over 10 years of Canadian capital markets experience to Lynwood Capital Management Inc. He was most recently as a Vice President and Portfolio Manager at one of Canada's largest hedge funds. While there he was part of a team responsible for investing $750mn across primarily Canadian equities using a range of event-driven and long/short strategies across a number of sectors and a wide range of market caps. He has a strong executive skill set gained from previous board experience at a TSX listed gold producer, and has completed the Chief Compliance Officers Course as well as the Partners, Directors, and Senior Officers course offered by the Canadian Securities Institute. Mr. Shapiro holds an HBA degree from the Richard Ivey School of Business and is a CFA Charterholder.