Elad Travis practices corporate and securities law with particular emphasis on corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions, venture capital, private equity and corporate governance matters. Elad represents issuers and institutional investors in a wide range of financing transactions, including IPOs, RTOs, secondary offerings and private placements. Elad also acts for start-up companies in their efforts to raise capital in Canada.
Elad is co-head of the firm’s Canada - Israel Initiative, which advises Israeli companies looking to raise capital or make investments in Canada or to expand their businesses into Canada, as well as Canadian companies looking to invest in Israel or to partner with Israeli companies. Elad is one of the founders of "The Maple & Honey Forum" (LinkedIn), which serves as a premier platform for investing and growing businesses interested in leveraging the Canada-Israel relationship.
Prior to joining Bennett Jones, when practicing law in Israel, Elad focused on M&A transactions and competition law, representing a diverse set of clients from all areas of industry, in particular telecommunications and media as well as IT, natural resources exploration and pharmaceuticals.