Founder & CEO
An entrepreneur at heart, Mr. Wisdom is responsible for directing investment strategies and decisions related to the company. Prior to the Vosum Group, Mr. Wisdom founded a loan facilitation company responsible for facilitating mezzanine capital to assist distressed companies in capital-intensive industries. He credits the success of an organization to a prudent management team sharing the same vision and continuity
John has extensive national and international experience in media, sports/entertainment, and manufacturing with companies including Sun Media (Toronto Sun), MTI Global, Toronto Blue Jays, and Clear Channel Canada. He is an experienced corporate financial executive who has worked with both public and private companies. John has experience in US debt issues, Canadian debt issues, an IPO, and a private placement equity issue. He has extensive experience in acquisitions and sales of operations from less than $100,000 up to over $300 million. International experience includes several operations in the U.S.A., along with Europe and the Caribbean.John has managed all aspects of a company’s financial requirements including budgeting, investor relations, statutory reporting, taxation, treasury, pension and benefits, IT, and human resources. John is a member of the Finance Committee of the Arthritis Research Foundation, and a Board member of the Notre Dame Club of Toronto and Central Ontario.John has a B. Comm from the University of Windsor and has a CPA, CA designation.
Saurabh is a seasoned financial analyst. He started his career in his family metal business before venturing into finance. He brings along years of distinguished investment experience across analysis, M&A, capital-raising as well as public and private investments. Saurabh has a Bachelor of Commerce and is a CFA Charter Holder
Michael Salem is an experienced marketing professional. For the last ten years, he managed the Marketing and Creative Services for a Public Charitable Foundation in Toronto, as it grew from 175 MM to over 400MM in assets. Prior to that Michael worked in advertising, writing clever lines for products, even getting to help launch a major US baby food brand in Canada. Beyond that, Michael also serves as the volunteer Board President for Mercer Union, an art gallery in Toronto. In his spare time, he’s a Muay Thai Instructor and a newly minted Brazion Jiu Jitsu White belt.