As Managing Director, Prathna works collaboratively with MLA’s Board of Directors to set overall strategic and operational objectives for the group. Prathna performs the GP function for the MLA48 Funds I,II and III LP – Ontario’s first angel funds making investment decisions in 48 hours. Maple Leaf Angels is a Toronto-based organization with high net worth private members investing in Canadian pre-seed and seed stage technology startups. Prathna also oversees compliance within the exempt-market dealer. Prathna volunteers her time mentoring startups on becoming ‘pitch-ready’. Prathna’s guilty pleasure involves a simple meal, stimulating conversation and a sunset against the Toronto sykline.