Vice President, Financing & Consulting, BDC
Sharon Connolly is the Vice President, Financing and Consulting at Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC). She has spent more than 18 years in commercial lending and real estate financing. Sharon endeavours to lead her teams to provide the best possible solutions to meet client needs. This is accomplished by working effectively with business partners to determine not only financing but operational needs of clients. Sharon is committed to helping entrepreneurs grow their businesses.
Sharon is also a regional sponsor for BDC’s Women initiative program – a working group charged with supporting the growth (size and scale) of women entrepreneurs and majority women-owned businesses through financing and consulting services. She is an active speaker at women entrepreneurs’ events, addressing challenges that women in business face and sharing her insights on opportunities for growth and success.
She holds a BBA from the University of Prince Edward Island and an MBA from Schulich School of Business at York University.