Chris Selness serves as Vice President for SaskWorks Venture Fund Inc. Mr. Selness has spent over 16 years in the private equity industry at PFM and Crown Capital Partners, in addition to a vast array of experience working within the investment field for over 25 years. Mr. Selness was previously an executive of Crown Life Insurance Company and Canada Life Assurance Company, playing an integral role in the transition of Canada Life’s acquisition of Crown Life.
Mr. Selness is actively involved, and holds directorships in a number of PFM’s portfolio companies, particularly those within the agricultural sector where he possesses an intimate knowledge. Mr. Selness is the President and CEO of TopSoil Farm Land Management and TopSoil II Farm Land Management which manages farm land in Saskatchewan for individual and institutional investors.
Through its affiliation with the fund managers PFM Fund Operations, PFM Venture Capital, Prairie Ventures GP, TopSoil Farm Land Management, and TopSoil Farm Land Management (II), and doing business as PFM Capital ("PFM Capital" or "PFM"), PFM is a leading private equity investment firm in Saskatchewan. Founded in 1989 as a corporate finance company, PFM has been managing private equity and venture capital funds since 1993. This website does not represent an offering of securities. The information disclosed is incomplete and can be qualified in its entirety by each fund's most recent offering document or limited partnership agreement, obtainable free of charge by contacting PFM Capital Inc. The securities described herein are only available to eligible investors in Canada in accordance with applicable securities laws.