Tobi sources, evaluates and executes on investment opportunities in sustainability, sustainable agriculture and healthcare.
Tobi joins TELUS from Vancity Community Investment Bank (VCIB), where he worked on financing clean-energy projects. He started his career as one of the first team members of CoPower, a clean-energy investing startup, which was later acquired by VCIB. At CoPower, he supported the development of impact investment products, creating the first private green bonds in Canada for small and large investors, raising more than $30 million for clean-energy projects. In recent years, Tobi consulted on a variety of strategic projects, such as an e-learning platform for farmers in Kenya, and as a volunteer, he provides business coaching and entrepreneurial training to emerging entrepreneurs in Toronto.