TEAM

John Billowits

CEO

John is currently the CEO of Vela Software. John has been with Constellation Software (CSI) since 2003 when he joined as the CFO of Jonas Software.

Prior to assuming this role, he held numerous positions within CSI, including CFO of CSI and President of Jonas Club Division. Prior to joining CSI, John held a number of roles with Bain & Company, Dell Computers and PwC.

John is a Chartered Professional Accountant, holds an MBA with Distinction from the London Business School and Honours BBA with Distinction from Wilfrid Laurier University.

Daniel Lee

CFO

Daniel has been with Constellation Software (CSI) since 2006 joining CSI’s head office team shortly after the IPO.

Prior to joining Vela as the CFO in June 2017, he has served in a number of senior executive roles with CSI and its various operating groups. Prior to CSI, Daniel worked at PwC in both their audit and advisory practices.

Daniel is a CPA, CA and holds an Honors BA and Masters of Accounting from the University of Waterloo.

Paul Yancich

VP M&A and Corporate Development

Paul, Head of M&A and Corporate Development at Vela, joined Constellation Software in 2016, working for Constellation’s Founder/President, Mark Leonard.

Prior to Constellation, Paul was an Associate, VP, and Principal at a technology growth equity firm in the US, where he led and supported investments in the enterprise, healthcare, logistics, and eCommerce sectors.

Paul began his career at Citigroup in New York, NY and earned his BA from Princeton University.

John Billowits

CEO

John is currently the CEO of Vela Software. John has been with Constellation Software (CSI) since 2003 when he joined as the CFO of Jonas Software.

Prior to assuming this role, he held numerous positions within CSI, including CFO of CSI and President of Jonas Club Division. Prior to joining CSI, John held a number of roles with Bain & Company, Dell Computers and PwC.

John is a Chartered Professional Accountant, holds an MBA with Distinction from the London Business School and Honours BBA with Distinction from Wilfrid Laurier University.

Daniel Lee

CFO

Daniel has been with Constellation Software (CSI) since 2006 joining CSI’s head office team shortly after the IPO.

Prior to joining Vela as the CFO in June 2017, he has served in a number of senior executive roles with CSI and its various operating groups. Prior to CSI, Daniel worked at PwC in both their audit and advisory practices.

Daniel is a CPA, CA and holds an Honors BA and Masters of Accounting from the University of Waterloo.

 

 

Paul Yancich

VP M&A and Corporate Development

Paul, Head of M&A and Corporate Development at Vela, joined Constellation Software in 2016, working for Constellation’s Founder/President, Mark Leonard.

Prior to Constellation, Paul was an Associate, VP, and Principal at a technology growth equity firm in the US, where he led and supported investments in the enterprise, healthcare, logistics, and eCommerce sectors.

Paul began his career at Citigroup in New York, NY and earned his BA from Princeton University.