Denis is a senior advisor at Oaklins E. Canada. He advises entrepreneurs and private equity funds in the private M&A mid-market on acquisitions, disposals and financing across various sectors, in particular in manufacturing and the food industry. His past legal expertise, business acumen and network all contribute towards bringing transactions to a successful close.
Denis has closed more than 400 private M&A deals as a senior partner in Canada’s leading law firms, including Fasken. He has advised a number of entrepreneurs and equity funds, such as Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec, Novacap, Champlain Financial Corporation, Fonds de Solidarité FTA and Desjardins Capital régional et coopératif. He has worked on transactions worth between US$5 million and over US$1 billion.