Margarita is a graduate of AFM and MAcc programs from the School of Accounting and Finance at the University of Waterloo. She brings depth of experience in management consulting working with Bay Street investment banks and SMEs developing strategic plans, financial management, and financial models. Prior to joining Jaguar Capital, she worked at Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan where she was a Senior Associate in the pension accounting group. Before jumping into the corporate world, Margarita ran her own consulting firm, where she turned a $500 thousand investment proposal into a $3 million contract, and used all possible tax credits to hire co-op students. She is currently pursuing her CBV designation.
Being a natural entrepreneur, Margarita holds advisory positions in various start-ups and initiatives. She is currently an investor in Econacademy, a school focused on introducing high school and university level students to advanced economics, entrepreneurship, and finance courses taught by industry professionals.