Duane Kailas joined Tyton Partners in December 2018 as an Analyst in the Investment Banking practice.
Before joining Tyton, Duane worked as an Investment Banking Analyst for MD Global Partners, advising middle-market companies across diversified industries on mergers and acquisitions, debt & equity financings, and restructuring transactions. At MD Global, Duane worked on multiple M&A and Capital Raising mandates where he focused on financial due diligence, valuation, and strategic advisory services.
Prior to MD Global Partners, Duane worked for Vidyard – a leading VC-backed Canadian SaaS company. An Online Video Platform for Business, Vidyard has raised more than $60 Million in capital from Bessemer Venture Partners, Salesforce Ventures, Battery Ventures, Andreessen Horowitz, and OMERS Ventures. At Vidyard, Duane contributed to business development efforts and helped drive pipeline growth.
Duane earned his B.A. in Liberal Studies from the University of Waterloo, and an MMS from the Fuqua School of Business at Duke University.