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Richard Ivey School of Business at the University of Western Ontario, MBA 1999
Business Administration
Richard Ivey School of Business at the University of Western Ontario, BA 1990
Honours Business Administration

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General Partner

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Paul Heydon

Paul covers the digital media sector with a strong specialization in the game sector including console (XBLA, PSN & WiiWare), digital distribution, games on demand, online game, MMO & MMORPG, free to play/ microtransaction games, social game networks, mobile games, virtual worlds plus the ecosystem that works with the game sector on a B2B basis including: development/middleware platforms, payment platforms, analytics, offer & advertising platforms. Previously, he served as Managing Director at Unity Capital, a firm he founded in London in December 2004 advising on the Digital Media sector. Prior, Paul was the Head of Interactive Entertainment at Commerzbank Securities for about 4 years where he had global responsibility for the interactive entertainment sector. Prior to Commerzbank, Paul was on the media team at ING Barings for 2 years. Paul has helped media companies globally on transactions with a total value of over $1 billion. Paul has worked on a variety of transactions including cross-border M&A, IPO’s, convertible bonds, private placements and strategic advisory with many digital media companies including: Unity Technologies, PlayJam, Channel Four, Infogrames, Ubisoft, Canon Europe, Criterion Software, Endemol, Teliasonera International Carrier, and Lionhead. Mr. Heydon earned both a MBA and a HBA from the Ivey School of Business at the University of Western Ontario in Canada.

Recent Milestones


Company Date Round Size Participants
Bright*Sun 1/2014Angel$200k3



  1. U.K. Fintech Startup, Bright*Sun, Gets $200k For Its Algorithmic VC Deal-Sourcing Tech ( [edit]
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