Mandeep Saini


Seasoned finance and operations executive with track record of supporting and scaling startups

Mandeep brings over 20 years of progressive financial and operational experience primarily working with start-up’s. Mandeep co-founded BrightIron to address the lack of support for start-up entrepreneurs on their growth journey. He’s passionate about working with early-stage startup to meet their goals and achieve success.

Mandeep has a wealth of experience when it comes to working with startups. At BrightIron, he’s worked with and advised companies such as Swift Medical, OMX, Nymi (acquired by Innomninds), Lane (acquired by VTS), CryptoGlobal, and eScribe, (acquired by OnBoard), amongst many others. He has assisted companies with everything from building and scaling their finance function, to refining go-to-market strategy, to assisting with capital raises and M&A. Prior to co-founding BrightIron, Mandeep managed the finance function at World Gaming where he worked with the company from their seed round to their eventual sale to Cineplex. Earlier in his career, Mandeep also served as the CFO at Hostopia and has also held management positions at Genesis Microchip and Ernst & Young during his career.

Mandeep graduated from McMaster University with a Bachelor of Commerce degree and obtained his Chartered Account designation while working at Ernst & Young.

When not advising the next exciting start-up, Mandeep can be found spending time with his family playing games, listening to music, exploring the world, or trying a new dish.

The BrightIron team has the experience to support you through your startup’s growth journey.