Dan Amadori founded Lamerac Financial Corp. in November 1988, positioned as a mid-market M&A and corporate finance advisory services firm. Since inception, Lamerac has successfully completed transactions across North America, South America and Europe in a wide cross-section of industries.
Between 1985 and 1988, Mr. Amadori served as President of a private, Toronto-based communications and advertising company, which he grew through a series of strategic acquisitions. He led the sale of that business to a major international public company in 1987. Between 1974 and 1985, Mr. Amadori worked in the Toronto office of Arthur Andersen & Co., Chartered Accountants, during which time he practiced in the audit, tax and restructuring divisions and also led their Canadian M&A practice for several years.
Mr. Amadori graduated from McGill University in 1972 and received a Master’s in Business Administration from the Ivey School of Business in 1974. He is a Canadian Chartered Accountant and completed his ICD.D certification at the Rotman School of Business in 2010 and is a member in good standing of the Financial Executives Institute.
Over the past two decades, Mr. Amadori has served as a director of multiple Canadian and United States-based public and private companies in the technology, energy, industrial and health care sectors and he has served as chair of the Kingsway Board since 2011. Mr. Amadori has also served as a director of many not-for-profit organizations including, amongst others, the Association for Corporate Growth, Prostate Cancer Canada, the Markham Stouffville Hospital and Huron University College.