Kurtis Scissons, Co-director, UTEST; Entrepreneurship Manager, Innovations & Partnerships Office

Kurtis Scissons, Co-director, UTEST; Entrepreneurship Manager, Innovations & Partnerships Office

Kurtis Scissons has been active with start-ups for the past 8 years advising over 40 companies affiliated with the University of Toronto. Kurtis advises the companies on business structuring, go-to-market strategy, fund raising and intellectual property protection. These companies combined have raised over $50M in public and private investment and four (4) have been acquired by large multinational corporations. Kurtis brings a wealth of ICT industry experience having previously worked for Oracle, Nortel Networks and Computer Science Corporation.