Michael Lay

Michael Lay
Michael Lay
Managing Partner
Location Toronto
Joined Onex 1999

Michael Lay is the founding Managing Partner of ONCAP. Under his guidance, ONCAP has grown to more than 20 investment professionals located in Toronto and New York.

Michael is a director of several ONCAP companies.

Michael has been in the private equity business for over 15 years. Prior to joining ONCAP, he accumulated over eight years of experience as Vice-President, Merchant Banking at Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan Board, as well as Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer at VERSUS Technologies Inc., both in Toronto.

He is a graduate of the Richard Ivey School of Business at the University of Western Ontario and is a Chartered Accountant.