Focused Advice and Transaction Expertise


A deep understanding of technology and relationships with leading Venture Capital firms both locally and in the US



Advanced medical devices and healthcare related services



Oil & Gas production/exploration in North America



Manufacturing and service companies with revenue over $5M looking for growth capital


Special Situations

Event-driven financings and turnarounds


Driven and Energetic Team that Delivers Superior Results


Gordon Monk
Principal and Founder

Previously Director of Institutional Equity Sales of Knightswood Financial, Director of Sales at Qwest, and Investment Adviser at Canaccord

BA in Political Science and Economics from Wilfrid Laurier University

Brian Martin
Managing Director

Joined Performance Capital after serving as a Senior Manager at BC Hydro responsible for risk management strategies related to information technology and security

MBA from Queen’s University, a Registered Professional Engineer (NY State), and a CFA

Iris Zhao
Vice President

Worked for leading Chinese companies such as Citic Group, the leading state owned conglomerate, and Xiangguang Copper, a diversified family owned group

MBA from Fudan-Cornell and General Secretary of the Fudan EMBA Association of Canada

Paul Froese
Senior Associate

Formerly with Activision Blizzard’s online services studio, DemonWare

MBA from Yale University and a B.Sc. in Computer Science from the University of Victoria

Nicola Fairweather
Research Associate

Formerly with Pretivm Resources and Naikun Wind Energy

Bachelor in Arts with Honours and Distinction in Law from from Staffordshire University

Helena Zhu
Research Associate

Formerly Marketing Manager at Pfizer

International MBA with honors from the University of Hong Kong, PhD candidate in International Management at the University of Victoria


We provide investment banking services to predominantly small cap and early stage companies in the technology, oil and gas, and industrial services sectors. In business since 2010, Performance Capital has focused on providing its clients with merger and acquisition, private placement, financial restructuring, and general corporate financial advisory services.


Performance Capital Advisors
1050 W Pender, Suite 1510
Vancouver, BC V6E 3S7
T/ 604 630 2480