Team

We are experienced entrepreneurs, operators, and geeks

Eric
Silber

Partner

Eric is a Co-Founder and Partner at TEG. He currently sits on the Board of Riverdale Poultry Express Inc. At Riverdale, Eric has been involved in various operational initiatives and has taken an active role in the business.

Prior to founding TEG, Eric was a Principal in the Direct Private Equity Group at Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (“CPPIB”), where he focused on global mega-cap mergers and acquisitions in various sectors. Prior to CPPIB, Eric was an Analyst in the Financial Institutions Group at CIBC World Markets.

Eric is a seasoned entrepreneur, having founded www.myBlueprint.ca, a leading Canadian educational software company and developed a residential real estate project in Toronto.

Eric received an HBA (with Distinction) from Ivey Business School and a BA in Economics from Huron University College.

In his spare time, Eric enjoys spending time with his young family, cooking and traveling.

Prasanna Ranganathan, CFA

Partner

Prasanna is a Co-Founder and Partner at TEG. He currently sits on the Board of Riverdale Poultry Express Inc. At Riverdale, Prasanna has taken an active role in the business with a focus on the details.

Prior to founding TEG, Prasanna was a Senior Analyst in the Direct Private Equity and Private Debt groups at Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (“CPPIB”).

Prasanna holds a Bachelor of Commerce (First Class Honours with Distinction) from Queen’s University and is a CFA Charterholder.

When not at the office, Prasanna enjoys fishing, watching movies, and reading biographies.

Brad Wood

Associate

Since joining TEG in 2014, Brad has been actively involved in evaluating potential acquisitions and conducting due diligence on a variety of investment opportunities through The Elmira Group platform. Brad has also been heavily involved with a number of value creation initiatives at Riverdale Poultry Express, primarily centered on analytics, key performance indicator optimization, and corporate development.

Brad currently serves on the Board of Directors at Springboard to Music, a charitable organization dedicated to providing youth in high risk areas with affordable music lessons, and is a flying instructor at Great Lakes Gliding Club.

Brad received his HBA (with Distinction) from the Ivey Business School.

Honourable Mentions

We have a highly selective & rigorous internship program.  Please contact if you are interested in joining our team.

Andrew Nobert

Current

Bradley Decaire

(Went onto RBC Capital Markets, Toronto)

Eli Cadesky

(Went onto complete MBA at Schulich School of Business, Toronto)

Noah Bronstein

(Went onto Citigroup, New York)

Maurits Sels

(Went onto Agellan Capital Partners, Toronto)