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Meet the Team

The L-SPARK team is passionate about fueling the founders we work with. Your success is our success. 

"Our vision at L-SPARK has always been to build a vibrant future for Canada, by accelerating the growth for our next generation of innovative companies. We are dedicated to fostering an environment rich in mentorship and resources, that empowers these entrepreneurs with everything they need to flourish.

Together, we are not just nurturing businesses, but spearheading a dynamic future for Canadian innovation."

Leo Lax, Co-Founder + Executive Managing Director, L‑SPARK

Meet the Founders

Meet Pat White + Leo Lax, the Co-Founders of L-SPARK. Their journey began with a shared vision of wanting to build something that would fuel and nurture the Canadian startup ecosystem.

Fuelled by a passion for innovation and entrepreneurship, Pat and Leo embarked on a mission to provide aspiring founders with the resources and support needed to thrive in the competitive landscape. Their dream materialized into L-SPARK, and today, with their combined expertise and unwavering dedication, Pat and Leo continue to empower entrepreneurs, driving forward the next wave of Canadian innovation.

L-SPARK Leadership

Leo Lax

Leo Lax

Executive Managing Director

Patrick White

Patrick White

Managing Director

Elza Seregelyi

Elza Seregelyi

Director

Mike Laginski

Mike Laginski

Director

Andrew Hudon

Andrew Hudon

Business Development Manager

Natasha Tardioli

Natasha Tardioli

Marketing Manager

It’s not just about our team.

It’s about the mentors, partners, and startup community that make up L‑SPARK’s ecosystem of excellence. We are honoured to be part of this community supporting Canadian entrepreneurs. 

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