Mike Abramsky, Principal
Mike is a senior executive with over two decades experience in the technology sector, first as an operator/issuer, and then in Capital Markets as a highly ranked analyst covering (amongst others) Apple, RIM, and Microsoft. His interests span mobile, hardware, IT services, hosting, big data, enterprise software and applications, new media, SaaS, telecom, web, consumer technology and cloud.
For eight years Mike was a Managing Director at RBC Capital Markets (ranked No. 1 in Software & Services and No. 2 in High Tech), and is broadly recognized by investors and issuers for the depth and quality of his industry knowledge, insights and company analysis.
Prior to Capital Markets, Mike spent more than 13 years as an operator in the information technology industry in both the U.S. and Canada, where he held a series of progressively senior functional and P&L leadership roles, including CEO of a venture-backed e-commerce start-up. He is the former President of Rogers New Media and General Manager of @Home Canada, and prior to that was Global Vice-President of Products and Marketing at Software maker Delrina Corp. He has also held senior positions at Interleaf Inc (Boston), Xerox Corp (Toronto), Moore Corporation (Toronto), and Baxter International (Chicago).
Mike holds a Bachelor and Master of Science in Engineering from MIT (Boston), and an MBA from Harvard.