Allison Dent

Senior Advisor

Ms. Dent joined DNA Capital in 2020 as a Senior advisor and has more than 25 years of experience in investment banking providing M&A and corporate finance strategic.

Prior to joining DNA Capital, Ms. Dent was General Manager of Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton’s Financial Advisory Group, and head of the Mergers and Acquisitions department, after she returned from Europe where Ms. Dent was CEO of a London-based international investment bank, Global M&A Gmbh, with a global team of over 325 partners and offices in 42 countries. She is equally as known for her entrepreneurship: she founded a boutique investment banking and advisory firm, Synergis Capital Inc. and won numerous accolades for her first e-commerce start-up technology business which she sold in the 2000’s.

Ms. Dent holds a Bachelor of Business Administration, Major in Finance, and a Master’s degree in Business Administration from McGill University. She received the prestigious “Top 40 Under 40” award in world investment banking as well as the 100 Most Influential Women in Canada.