Proven, Professional,
Results-Driven and Industry-Connected.

Champions aren’t made in gyms. Champions are made from something they have deep inside them—a desire, a dream, a vision. They have to have last-minute stamina, they have to be a little faster, they have to have the skill and the will. But the will must be stronger than the skill.

Game Changers.
Risk Takers. Deal Makers.

Running a high-growth start-up is both risky and rigorous. You need senior support that inspires confidence and delivers results. Our team has stellar track records across a range of industries and investment services to help you achieve your financial goals.


Matt is a Principal of Northern Crown Capital. He provides strategic advice on capital market structures and delivers comprehensive and customized mid-market investment solutions.

Matt’s career spans management consulting with Price Waterhouse and a 21-year career at Canaccord Genuity where he was President. During his career, Matt has helped companies raise over $15 billion of capital in over 1,500 transactions. He has also advised on over $3 billion of mergers and acquisitions. His teams were consistently top of the independent brokerage firms as measured by league tables, independent studies and profitability.

After 20 plus years of running an investment bank, Matthew Gaasenbeek has built an extensive network of professionals covering all disciplines of Capital Markets. Depending on the required skills, Northern Crown Capital will bring the best team together to ensure the best possible advice and deal execution. This network includes top investment bankers, analysts, institutional salesman and traders, retail brokers, CEO’s, management consultants, industry experts and buy side portfolio managers.
Northern Crown is proud to have BayFront Capital as its preferred partner.

  • Derek Webb


    For over 20 years, Derek has served growth companies through senior roles in corporate finance, M&A and institutional sales. Derek is also a demonstrated entrepreneur: establishing specialized silos within larger organizations and co-founding successful firms such as BayFront Capital Partners Ltd. His work has garnered strong and trusting relationships with key industry influencers.

  • Martin Hubbes



    Northern Crown Capital is establishing an asset manager, and is proud to be working in partnership with Martin Hubbes. Martin brings important insight into how buyers look at investments and is actively involved in the investment process of Northern Crown Capital. For over 20 years, Martin managed multi-billion dollar growth equity portfolios and was one of the largest small cap investors in Canada. His career spans two decades with AGF Investments, where his last role was Executive Vice President and Chief Investment Officer over-seeing $35 Billion.