Patrick Brean

Managing Director, Cristalus
Patrick delivers three decades of expertise in international structured finance combined with hands-on advisory for innovative development finance projects and programs.  Clients include donor agencies, multilateral development banks, development finance institutions, fund managers, NGOs, and foundations.  Patrick is a recognized thought leader in the emerging field of blended finance, and has advised public and private-sector clients on numerous ground-breaking blended finance initiatives totaling some $5 billion.  Prior to establishing Crystalus, Patrick held senior management positions at major public and private corporations, including Export Development Canada.