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As Financial Controller at Founders, Lisa is responsible for accounting, reporting and administration for the Founders Group of Food Companies. Lisa joined Founders in 2016.


Founders is a family firm that combines 30 years’ private equity experience in over 80 companies with deep operating knowledge. The firm invests its partners’ own capital and focuses on applying operating know-how in medium-sized food businesses, with a view to building thriving organizations over the long term.

Prior to joining Founders, Lisa worked as Controller at CBV Collection Services Ltd., a leading Canadian financial services company and oversaw payment processing and accounting staff. Previous to that, Lisa was Controller at Urban Impact Recycling Ltd, a privately held local recycling company that nearly tripled in size during her tenure. Earlier in her career, Lisa gained financial management experience in various industries; franchising, construction equipment and sporting goods wholesaling. She completed her CPA designation through the legacy CGA BC program in 2015, graduating with Honours in the capstone PA1 exam and earned her Honours Bachelor of Commerce degree through Laurentian University in 2015.

Lisa van Koll, Financial Controller

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