Adrian Chandran

Partner and Managing Director

Adrian joined CIEL Capital in 2017 as Partner and Managing Director. Managing the Investment team, Adrian comes with over 25 years in the financial sector. Prior to joining CIEL, Adrian was Vice President at the Bank of Montreal from 2013 to 2017, and Team Lead for a specialty group of Senior Directors serving the private investor and equity community; working closely with operators and entrepreneurs. This team focused on leverage financing for acquisitions, succession and other liquidity events. Adrian’s team closed over $1.5 billion in transactions over 5 years.

In addition, Adrian was the National Co-Chair of W.I.S.E. (Women in Supported Environment) Canada at Bank of Montreal – an employee resource group focused on the betterment of women in the work force. Prior to this, Adrian served as Senior Manager at the National Bank of Canada in Commercial Banking and National Accounts.

Adrian is a graduate of the University of Toronto and has served as an executive on several not-for-profit Board of Directors.