Lance Laking is the interim Managing Director at MaRS Investment Accelerator Fund. He is also a Board member at Expertfile and an Angel Investor. Lance was the Executive Chairman at Granite Networks where he led an acquisition by Rogers Communications. He also served as President and CEO of BTI systems for 7 years where he secured more than $55M in growth capital before the company was acquired by Juniper Networks. Prior to joining BTI, Lance founded the Canadian subsidiary of HUBER+SUHNER, a Swiss-based wireless and optical component manufacturer.