Sarah has over 10 years’ experience with subordinated debt financing, business valuations, corporate restructuring and third party assurance. Sarah specializes in delivering mid-market businesses with tailored subordinated debt, mezzanine and equity financing solutions for growth, acquisitions and transitions.

Sarah joined First West Capital as an Associate, and held the position of Associate Director. Previous to First West Capital, Sarah held the positions of Executive and Manager at PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP in Vancouver and London, UK. Sarah also served as volunteer Treasurer for AnxietyBC, a non profit dedicated to bringing awareness about anxiety disorders.

A graduate of The University of Reading, with a BA (Hons) in Management and Business Administration, Sarah is also a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of British Columbia, Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland, and is a Chartered Business Valuator.

Recent posts by Sarah Lloyd

Breaking the $2 MM revenue mark: Not as simple as increasing sales Jul 28, 2015

First West Capital has financed many fast-growing companies, but according to a recent StatsCan study, highly profitable firms have a greater chance of reaching success than firms that grow too quickly. There are three recurring themes present in companies that have achieved, and sustained, growth rates in excess of 10% per year, while maintaining profitability and securing the financing required. Continue Reading