Our Team

Alex MacKay, BA, MBA, Partner


Alex brings 35 years of experience working in enterprise software and services organizations. He’s worked with large global players such as SAP and Siebel at VP & GM levels as well as having CEO’d several high growth small/medium firms raising capital and leading exit strategies. As a revenue growth advisor Alex has aided several firms with positioning for M&A transactions. His experience in leading and building software and service companies provides a solid core background to help organizations set themselves up to achieve their strategic objectives. Having worked with many Founders and Boards, Alex appreciates and understands the complexities that come into play when considering possible M&A scenarios. Alex has a BA in Economics and an MBA in Finance and Marketing.


Diane Horton, CBI, CM&AA, PartnerTeam20HighRes


Diane brings 20+ years at both large corporate and entrepreneurial information technology companies, helping to drive strategy and growth in Management, Finance, and Business Systems Consulting and Sales roles.  Diane works with software and information technology company shareholders and executives on strategic M&A engagements that will best meet their unique objectives.  Diane studied at the University of Western Ontario and the Certified General Accountants Association, and is a designated Certified Business Intermediary (CBI) and Certified Merger & Acquisition Advisor (CM&AA).


Wilf Rapp, BBA, CBI, Partner, Client EngagementsTeam54HighResSquare


Wilf manages a considerable amount of the project details and logistics related to our client engagements and he brings a wide variety of experience to the team.  As the owner of a software company, he was instrumental in growing it to achieve an eventual successful exit.  He has held senior roles in sales and marketing with various technology organizations and has also held senior positions with several accounting firms. During the evenings, Wilf teaches college accounting courses. Wilf is a graduate of the business program at Wilfred Laurier University and is a Certified Business Intermediary (CBI).


Anish Singla, B.Eng., MBA, CBV, Partner, Client EngagementsTeam45HighResCropped


Anish brings both buy- and sell-side M&A expertise and equity financing transaction experience to Tequity. Prior to his business degree, Anish was a senior financial analyst at a manufacturing firm focused on financial analysis, raising capital and managing an investment portfolio. Anish began his career as a business analyst at one of the largest IT consulting companies in India where he worked on Value-Added-Services for Tier 1 Telecom providers across the world.  Anish holds a Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) in Telecommunication and IT from Panjab University and a Masters of Business Administration (With Distinction, Dean’s Honour List) in Finance from the Schulich School of Business at York University. Anish also holds a Chartered Business Valuator (CBV) designation through the Canadian Institute of Chartered Business Valuators (CICBV).


Mark Bruce, B.Econ., Research AnalystTeam40HighResCropped


Mark manages Tequity’s databases and leads our market research initiatives. Mark’s analytical acumen and market knowledge contribute to Tequity’s position as a leading M&A Advisory firm to the software and high tech industry. Mark has a Bachelors of Economics from Carleton University.


Lori Morasch, Business Development AssociateTeam61HighResCropped

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Lori is a Senior Business Development specialist and is often the first point of introduction to Tequity for many owners and executives.  She has held a number of Senior Business Development Roles at a variety of organizations in addition to running her own company in the service industry.  Lori studied Business at Athabasca University.

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