Greg Nazaire is currently working as a regional business development manager for the Black Business Initiative, a Province-wide business oriented committed to promoting the growth of black businesses. In this capacity, he assists in the creation of businesses and in the expansion of existing ones.
Prior to joining the BBI, Greg had worked for several large financial institutions across North America as a banker and investments manager where he advised businesses and high net worth individuals on investments, financial planning and risk management. Since 2005, Mr. Nazaire has also brought his passion for business into the classroom as a senior lecturer in finance at Dalhousie University (both on-campus and online) where he teaches topics such as: investment planning, corporate and managerial finance. He also developed the first online corporate finance class for the Commerce program.
He is actively involved in the community where he volunteers at many community based events and as an advisor to many grassroots organizations all across Nova Scotia. He also serves on several boards and committees.
He holds two Master’s degrees and a Bachelor of Commerce in accounting.