Sikandar is tasked with opportunity generation, due diligence and negotiation, and assistance to portfolio companies. He brings both a strong entrepreneurial background –successfully founding and growing two national businesses – and a wealth of financial knowledge. Prior to Next, he spent time in the Investment Management Division of Goldman Sachs’ New York office, where he assisted in fundraising efforts and investment decisions. For his accomplishments, he has been recognized by Alberta Venture as a “Next 10 Rising Star”.
Sikandar has a Bachelor of Commerce with Distinction from the University of Alberta and an MBA from New York University’s Stern School of Business where he was an InSITE Fellow and the President of the Stern Private Equity Club.