We are a multi-disciplinary group of venture investors specializing in high-growth opportunities. Listed on the TSX Venture Exchange in Toronto, Canada, ACT360 Solutions is backed by its directors, prominent local investors, and family offices.
Our operating business unit is a global provider of Online Customer Acquisition software and services. We build, acquire, and manage Online Customer Acquisition businesses that address the specific client acquisition needs of our customers from a broad range of industries.
Principals have raised ~$500m for growth companies via private and public capital markets
Deep expertise in corporate development gained from decades of operating diverse companies
To consolidate the highly fragmented Online Customer Acquisition ecosystem
Dickson is a senior executive specializing in strategy and international business, with an focus on China where he has more than 30 years’ experience. He has a broad range of business experience, most recently in finance and corporate development for the mining, energy, and forest sectors. Dickson currently directs corporate development efforts in Asia for Hunter Dickinson Inc. a Canadian-headquartered mining group which operates a global portfolio of publicly-traded companies. In the past few years, he has raised $150 million in capital, established strategic partnerships and broadened the Asian shareholder base for HDI public companies. He is a director of MEC Advisory Ltd., sole manager of Can-China Global Resources Fund, a $1 billion fund backed by the Export-Import Bank of China.
Vincent is an executive with 20 years experience building and managing growth companies in the technology sector. His career has spanned a wide range of executive-level positions in business development, marketing, information technology, strategy, and corporate development. He graduated from the University of British Columbia and holds an MSc in Economics from the London School of Economics.
Howard is a specialist in business development, venture capital, and institutional investment financing. Over the past 30 years, Howard has served as a founder, director and C-level executive in leading the management teams of high-growth private and public companies. He has been involved in structuring, financing, and executing over 50 mergers, acquisitions, and joint ventures. Experienced in international business development and the capital markets at the executive management level, he has successfully concluded multiple partnerships and exits between micro-caps and multinationals.
Ron brings extensive experience acquired from a 35 year career in corporate finance and senior corporate management. He has managed more than $350 million in transactions including syndicated real estate, direct equity, private placements, and public offerings. Ron has served as a member of corporate management and on the Board of Directors of six public companies (Nam Tai Electronics, Allied Hotel Properties, Allied Pacific Properties and Hotels, China Ventures, Nova Canada and Wardley China Investment Trust). Capital markets appointments include a Partner in Lanyard Financial, CEO of HSBC Capital Canada and Vice President of Pemberton Securities. Ron holds a Bachelor of Science from Queen’s University and a Masters of Business Administration from the Cranfield School of Management.
Charles has broad experience in accounting, banking, securities regulation and corporate finance. He has served as the Chief Financial Officer for a number of issuers, most recently Evolving Gold Corporation and Naturally Splendid Enterprises Ltd., a natural foods and nutraceutical marketing company. Prior to his involvement with public companies, he previously worked in corporate finance with brokerage houses in Vancouver and Calgary and as a securities regulator.
Hakan is a digital marketing, ecommerce and media executive with 25 years of senior management and P&L experience. Most recently, he was the Chief Executive Officer of Matomy U.S.A., Inc., the US subsidiary of Matomy Media Group, a global digital marketing company headquartered in Israel. From 2008 to 2012, he was the President and Chief Executive Officer of Neverblue Media Company, a digital marketing company based in Victoria, British Columbia, that specializes in customer acquisition through online and mobile marketing on a worldwide basis. Neverblue was acquired by GlobalWide Media, Inc. in 2012 for approximately $40 million.
Eric is currently Chief Operating Officer of BBH Optical Partners, an investment group focusing on the optical services industry, as well as a principal of Desperadi, a marketing consulting organization. From 2009-2011, Eric served as executive vice president at Speedy Cash, Inc. where he was responsible for strategic planning and new business initiatives. From 2000 to 2009, ERic was a project manager for Treasury Strategies Inc., where he provided marketing, business development, and M&A consulting services to a variety of public and private companies. From 2001 to 2007, he served as an independent director of Aptimus, Inc, a NASDAQ-listed online advertising network that was acquired by Apollo Group, Inc (NASDAQ: APOL) in 2007 for approximately $48 million.
Jeff Cruz is a Director of Inverness Advisors and has more than 10 years of advising software and Internet growth companies on strategic M&A and capital formation. His transaction experience includes buyside and sellside M&A, fairness opinion advisory, private and public equity financings for leading software and Internet services companies. Prior to Inverness, Jeff worked with the technology teams at FBR, JMP Securities, SoundView Technology, and Excellerate Advisors. Jeff received a BS degree from the University of California, Los Angeles.
ACT360 enables marketers in the following vertical markets to acquire customers more efficiently through the Internet and mobile channels. Assets include proprietary web software, call center operations, and traffic acquisition platforms.
ACT360 Solutions is listed on the TSX Venture Exchange in Toronto Canada, symbol AKM.
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