Darren Lorimer

EQ Bank

Graeme Auchincloss

CWB Financial Group

Mark Ruddock


Cato Pastoll


James Jang

Accord Financial Group

William Lam


Neil Wechsler

OnDeck (CLA Chair)

Steven Uster


Kevin Clark

Merchant (CLA Treasurer)

Neil McMillan

Express Business Funding

Eoghan Bergin


Jeff Bouganim

Thinking Capital

Mike Yablon


The CLA Small Business Lender Roundtable is made up of the leading FinTech SMB lenders in Canada. The goal of this invite-only group is to work on strategies to advance services for small businesses across the lending spectrum.

Visit the CLA’s Calendar to discover how you can get involved with the SMB Lender Roundtable.

Please note: it is important that CLA members do not engage, under the auspices of the CLA, in coordinated behaviors or practices that restrict competition or target competitors who are not members of the CLA. It is critical that CLA staff and CLA members abide by these guidelines which are designed to avoid not only actual wrongdoing but also the appearance of wrongdoing. To that effect, CLA members should generally refrain from sharing with each other any confidential sensitive commercial information such as pricing, capacity, expansion, business plans etc. Should a member have any questions or concerns, please contact Dean Velentzas, Head of Policy.