Robert joined BDC Venture Capital in 1994. He is responsible for seed technology investments across Canada.
An entrepreneur who understands both sides of a technology venture, Robert has been involved in venture capital since 1985 when he was at the Agence quÃ©bÃ©coise de valorisation industrielle de la recherche (AQVIR), the first seed investment fund in Quebec.
He also founded and operated a service-based company, designing electronics and firmware as well as prototyping and pre-production testing for the original equipment manufacturer clients. He has held technology and management positions in other companies, developing, producing, and selling information technology products such as computer graphics hardware, data acquisition, real-time control systems, and mobile communications.
Robert Inglese holds Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Technology and Major in Telecommunications from the Ã‰cole de technologie supÃ©rieure (University of Quebec).