Adam Spence

Adam Spence

Associate Director, MaRS Centre for Impact Investing / Founder, SVX

Adam Spence is the Founder of the SVX and Associate Director, Venture & Capital Programs at the MaRS Centre for Impact Investing.

For over ten years, Adam has focused his work on driving social, economic, and environmental justice through community development, education, social innovation, and public policy change as an advocate, researcher, and social entrepreneur.

At MaRS, Adam helped found the MaRS Centre for Impact Investing and the School for Social Entrepreneurs – Ontario.

Prior to his current role, Adam was Executive Director of the Ontario Association of Food Banks (OAFB) for five years and a community animator for the skilled trades in Hamilton.