Janet Wightman, Managing Partner
Janet was a senior executive in the financial services industry with a focus on the agribusiness sector prior to joining Kincannon & Reed in 2011. She now serves companies and associations in the crop input, equipment, and finance sectors.
Janet was President and CEO of Victoria Park Capital Inc., a venture capital and private equity fund manager with an asset portfolio valued at $700 million, primarily in the agricultural sector. Prior to that position, she was the first President & CEO of Investment Saskatchewan, a start-up provincial Crown Investment Corporation responsible for managing the province’s $600 million in private equity assets.
In addition, Janet served for 10 years and rose to the position of Executive Vice President & COO at Farm Credit Canada, a national institution that provides financing and other services to Canada’s primary producers, value-added operators, agribusiness suppliers, and processors.
Janet holds the governance designation awarded by the Institute of Corporate Directors and has served on several private and public company and non-profit boards.
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