Who we are

For over 60 years we have been premier providers of growth and equity capital. The highly customized financing solutions we provide facilitate rapid business growth and transition of ownership for mid-sized Canadian companies.

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Roynat Equity Partners 

Roynat Equity Partners facilitates growth and provides liquidity to established middle-market private companies by providing patient capital, advice and contact networks to Canadian entrepreneurs.

With offices across Canada, Roynat Equity Partners is dedicated to helping middle-market companies grow, while taking on a role of a value-added partner and bringing the breadth of Scotiabank's resources to bear. Flexible investment structures are tailored to the needs of partners and include common equity, preferred equity, and convertible debt.

Investment focus

Equity investment

(with the ability to syndicate larger amounts)




Up to 49.9%
(with the ability to bring in co-investors for up to 100.0% buyouts)


Sector agnostic
(will not invest in real estate, commodity or “PR risk” type businesses)

Transaction profile and Roynat Equity Partner’s value

Hold period

3 - 7 Years

Trigger Events

  • Succession planning
  • Management buyouts
  • Partner buyouts
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Industry consolidations
  • Growth and expansion capital

Our investments 

Through minority equity investments, Roynat Equity Partners has partnered with these Canadian companies by providing capital and strategic support to help them achieve their full potential.

Current investments

Hunterwood Technologies Logo

Hunterwood Technologies Ltd. 

Industry: Agriculture equipment manufacturer

S3 Enterprises Logo

S3 Group of Companies

Industry: Agriculture equipment manufacturer

MedSpa Partners Logo

MedSpa Partners 

Industry: Medical spas

All-Fab Building Components Logo

All-Fab Building Components

Industry: Building components

Agnora Logo

Agnora Ltd.

Industry: Glass manufacturer

Dynatool Logo

Dynatool Industries Inc.

Industry: Specialized machine shop

Ansan Traffic Group Logo

Ansan Traffic Group Ltd.

Industry: Traffic control services

Kivuto Logo

Kivuto Solutions Inc.

Industry: Software distribution

Stage Line Logo

Stageline Mobile Stage Inc.

Industry: Mobile stage design, manufacturing, rental, and sale

Bid Logo

BID Group Holdings Ltd.

Industry: Sawmill and woodworking machinery

Lavo Logo

Backerhaus Veit and Prop & Peller

Industry: Artisan bread manufacturer

Enjay Logo

Enjay Converters LTD

Industry: Food packaging

Surface Logo

Surface Hair Products

Industry: Natural consumer products 



Industry: Backyard Leisure

Northern Lite Logo

Outdoor Adventure Group

Industry: RV Trailer Manufacturer

Surface Logo

Pacific Coast Fruit Products

Industry: Value-add fruit ingredient processor.

Select historical investments 

F12 Logo

F12.Net Inc. 

Industry: Computer services

Recochem Logo


Industry: Industrial and household chemicals, wholesale

Brault & Bouthillier Logo

Brault & Bouthillier Ltée 

Industry: Educational equipment & supplies

Boulangerie St Methode Logo

Boulangerie St-Methode Inc. 

Industry: Bread and other bakery products

Redberry Logo

Redberry Investment Group Inc. 

Industry: Quick service restaurants

Skytrac Logo

SkyTrac Systems 

Industry: Aerospace and aviation

Lavo Logo

Lavo Inc. 

Industry: Consumer goods

Summit Veterinary Pharmacy Ltd. Logo

Summit Veterinary Pharmacy 

Industry: Veterinary pharmacy

LifeSpeak Logo


Industry: Digital wellness

Jld Lague Logo

JLD Lagüe and Transdiff 

Industry: Network of farm machinery and heavy trucks dealerships

Aveiro Sleep Logo

Evora Respiratory LP

Industry: Sleep apnea clinics

Our team

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Mark Brodkin 

Managing Director and Group Head Toronto Office

Matt Flynn's headshot

Matt Flynn

Managing Director
Calgary Office 

Catherine Parent's headshot

Catherine Parent

Managing Director
Montreal Office 

Tobin Hayward's headshot

Tobin Hayward 

Managing Director
Calgary Office 

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John Kirincic

Vancouver Office 

Jamie Earle's headshot

Jamie Earle 

Toronto Office 

Jeff Pietrobon's headshot

Jeff Pietrobon

Vancouver Office 

Tyler Atkinson's headshot

Tyler Atkinson

Vancouver Office 

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Eric Yeomans

Associate Director
Calgary Office 

Cherina Burgher's headshot

Cherina Burgher

Associate Director
Montreal Office 

Jean-François Dion's headshot

Jean-François Dion

Associate Director
Montreal Office 

Matt Fernandes's headshot

Alex Ardizzi

Associate Director
Toronto Office

Kelsey Mill's headshot

Kelsey Mills

Senior Associate
Toronto Office

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Josh Sullivan

Calgary Office

Matt Fernandes's headshot

Matt Fernandes

Toronto Office