David Feller

  • Founder
  • Chief Executive Officer
  • Chair
  • Director

David Feller founded Mogo in 2003 and currently serves as the Company’s Chief Executive Officer and Chair of our Board of Directors. Over the past 12 years, Mr. Feller has grown Mogo into Canada's leading digital financial platform with over 400,000 members, annual revenues exceeding $49MM and more than 265 team members. During that time, he led the Company through equity and debt financings totaling more than $380MM including 2 rounds of private equity financings, securing 2 credit facilities with a leading global investment firm and the Company's IPO on the Toronto Stock Exchange. Mr. Feller is passionate about using technology and design to deliver innovative digital solutions that help consumers improve their financial health. He is a former member of the Young Entrepreneurs Organization (YEO) of Canada and is a graduate of the University of Western Ontario with a Bachelor of Arts degree. Mr. Feller’s experience leading the business along with his responsibilities for the strategic direction, product innovation and management of Mogo’s day to day operations, bring broad industry and specific institutional knowledge and experience to the Board of Directors.

Gregory Feller

  • President
  • Chief Financial Officer
  • Director

Gregory Feller is a co-founder of Mogo and has served as the Company’s Chief Financial Officer since August 2011, and has served as a member of our Board of Directors and President of the Company since April 2015. Prior to his appointment, Mr. Feller was a Managing Director and Co-Head of the Technology Investment Banking Group at Citadel Securities, a financial services group. From 2008 to 2010, Mr. Feller was a Managing Director at UBS Investment Bank, a global financial institution. Prior to joining UBS, Mr. Feller was a Managing Director with Lehman Brothers where he worked from 2001 to 2008 and a Vice President at Goldman Sachs & Co. from 1998 to 2000. Mr. Feller has a Bachelor of Administrative and Commercial Studies from the University of Western Ontario and a Masters of Management from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University, where he graduated Beta Gamma Sigma.

Minhas Mohamed

  • Director

Mr. Mohamed is President, Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder of MMV Financial Inc. which is a specialty finance company providing debt financing to emerging technology and life sciences companies across North America. Mr. Mohamed was also the founder and Managing Partner of MM Venture Partners (predecessor firm). Since its inception in 1998, MMV and the predecessor firm have invested over US$400 million in 200+ companies across North America. Mr. Mohamed has overall management and strategic responsibility for MMV Financial. He has over 25 years of experience in the financing of technology and emerging growth companies, both in Canada and internationally. Prior to founding MM Venture Partners in August 1998, Mr. Mohamed spent 10 years as a senior partner and shareholder with Quorum Funding Corporation, one of Canada’s leading technology-focused venture capital funds. Prior to Quorum, he spent several years at the venture capital subsidiary of Schroders PLC, and was also with Ernst & Young where he obtained his CA designation. He has been a director of many public companies, including Promis Systems and Quorum Funding and for 11 years an independent trustee of InnVest REIT. Mr. Mohamed is a founding member and former Chairman of the Toronto Venture Group. Mr. Mohamed is a graduate of the University of Western Ontario and is a Chartered Accountant and a Chartered Financial Analyst.

  • Audit Committee
  • Corporate Governance, Compensation and Nominating Committee

Ron Patterson

  • Director

Mr. Patterson* is a financial services and technology entrepreneur. In 2014 he co-founded and is Chairman of Accur8 Software, a custom software application development company based in Vermont. Accur8 uses its proprietary data model and data virtualization toolset to build high performance software applications for companies in the United States across a range of industries. In 2004, Mr. Patterson co-founded and is Executive Vice President of MMV Financial Inc., a specialty finance company that provides debt to emerging technology companies across North America. MMV Financial and its predecessor firm have provided financing of over US$400 million to 200+ technology companies. Mr. Patterson was a Partner for five years during the 1990s at Quorum Funding Corporation, a technology focused venture capital fund. Mr. Patterson began his career at Gordon Capital Corporation, a leading Canadian investment bank based in Toronto. Mr. Patterson has an Honours Business Degree from Wilfrid Laurier.

*Serves as the Lead Director

  • Audit Committee
  • Corporate Governance, Compensation and Nominating Committee

Praveen Varshney

  • Director

Mr. Varshney is a 1987 University of British Columbia Commerce graduate who subsequently obtained his CPA, CA designation at KPMG. He is a Director of Vancouver-based Varshney Capital Corp., a family-owned venture capital, merchant banking & corporate advisory services firm. Varshney Capital invests in a wide variety of industries such as resource, real estate, alternative energy and technology. Current or past projects include Mountain Province Diamonds Inc., the largest diamond mine under development globally; Canada Zinc Metals Corp., a significant zinc deposit being developed in BC; and Carmanah Technologies Corporation, one of Canada’s largest solar companies. He is a long-time member and past President of the Vancouver chapter of The Entrepreneurs’ Organization and a founding director of the Vancouver chapter of The IndUS Entrepreneurs (TiE). Mr. Varshney was also on the Sauder School of Business Faculty Advisory Board for 12 years, University of British Columbia former President Stephen Toope’s Strategic Advisory Council, a former Director of The Vancouver Board of Trade, and a past recipient of Business in Vancouver’s 40 Under 40 Awards. He is also a director of the Varshney Family Charitable Foundation, a BC Social Venture Partner and on the advisory board of several charities such as Room to Read, OneProsper.org and Instruments Beyond Borders.

  • Audit Committee

Tom Liston

  • Director

Mr. Liston is currently Managing Partner at Difference Capital Financial, which provides debt and equity growth capital mainly to late-stage private companies with a focus on technology, media and healthcare. Previously, Liston was a top-ranked research analyst covering the technology sector. His research career began at Yorkton Securities in 1999 as a Research Analyst covering Software and IT Services companies. In early 2003, he joined Versant Partners in the same role and was promoted to Director of Research. Versant Partners was acquired by Cantor Fitzgerald in 2012, following which Mr. Liston served as Director of Canadian Research at Cantor Fitzgerald while maintaining his coverage of the technology sector. Mr. Liston was consistently ranked among the top technology analysts in several surveys, including: StarMine, Brendan Wood, Greenwich Associates and Reuters. Since 2014, Mr. Liston served as a Director of QHR Technologies Inc., which was sold to Loblaw Companies Limited. Mr. Liston is a CFA charterholder, completed a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Finance from the University of New Brunswick and a Master of Arts in Economics and Finance from Queen’s University.

  • Audit Committee
  • Corporate Governance, Compensation and Nominating Committee