Don West is a member of Aird & Berlis LLP's Corporate/Commercial Group and the Mergers & Acquisitions, Private Equity & Venture Capital, Technology, Licensing and Communications Teams. Don is also Co-Chair of the Sports & Media Team.
Don practises in the areas of business law, mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance, and technology. He has had extensive experience acting on business purchases and sales, private equity and venture capital transactions, strategic alliances, technology transactions, corporate reorganizations, governance issues, international transactions and advising on various other commercial arrangements. He represents clients in industries such as information technology, financial services, business process outsourcing, manufacturing, insurance and insurance broking, among others.
Don was an Officer of a mid-size Canadian information technology company for more than 20 years. He has also served on the Boards of Directors of several public and private corporations as well as Corporate Governance, Compensation and Audit Committees. Don has also served as a member of the Firm's Management Committee.