#174: Dean Popil (Lex Capital) - Private Equity Returns, Patient Capital & How Volatility Creates Opportunity for Investors



Greetings, & welcome back to the podcast.

This episode we are joined by Mr. Dean Popil- Managing Partner & CEO of Lex Capital - a Regina, Saskatchewan based private equity fund which has invested ~$600 million the past fifteen years. 

Mr. Popil holds a B. Admin (Distinction) from the University of Regina, the Chartered Business Valuator (CBV) designation and the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation and is a recipient of the Governor General's Medal of Canada.

Mr. Popil has been actively involved in managing numerous private equity and venture capital funds over the last 22 years.

Mr. Popil is responsible for managing all the due diligence and underwriting of investment opportunities as well as he is actively involved in sourcing new deals, negotiating and structuring terms and raising capital.

Mr. Popil currently sits on the Boards of Artis Exploration Ltd., Woodland Development Corp., and PointBreak Resources Inc. and is a Member of Leaders Council at the Hill and Levene Schools of Business, University of Regina.

Among other things, we discussed the importance of patient capital, ~20% returns & how volatility creates opportunity for investors. 


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