The personal experience of significant changes in life: from traditional banking investments into the crypto world of startups.
Pamela Draper is the president and CEO of Bitvo Inc., a cryptocurrency exchange launched in Canada in 2018. Prior to joining Bitvo, Draper spent approximately 14 years with top tier Canadian banks and was involved in all facets of investment banking and advisory services. Most recently, she held the position of director in BMO Capital Markets’ Equity Capital Markets group in Toronto where she was responsible for assisting North American corporate clients raising capital in public and private markets. Prior to joining Equity Capital Markets, she was part of BMO’s Debt Capital Markets group where she was responsible for Canadian high yield debt issuers, assisting them in raising capital both domestically and internationally. Draper has advised on and been involved in transactions ranging from the very small all the way up to those in the area of $10 billion.