• Monashee is a corporate finance and advisory firm specializing in transactions and strategy

  • Pacific Southshore Ventures is an investment company with a focus toward established businesses

  • We have experience in a wide variety of industries and strive to be a trusted advisor and partner

  • We align our interests with business owners and approach each mandate as if it were our own capital

  • We work to be an active resource to enhance the business strategy and grow shareholder value

Welcome to Monashee Capital Corp and Pacific Southshore Ventures Inc.

Monashee Capital Corp. is a corporate finance and advisory firm that has a focus primarily toward private companies. Monashee advises business owners regarding corporate strategy; succession planning; Board governance; mergers, acquisitions and divestitures; and the raising of capital to support growth or other initiatives.

Pacific Southshore Ventures Inc. (PSVI) is an affiliated private investment firm with a mandate to make investments in established businesses involved in the industrial, distribution, packaging, service, branded consumer product and manufacturing sectors. PSVI has the ability to be flexible regarding the type and form of investment structure and strives to be a preferred financing partner and trusted advisor.

Monashee Capital Corp.

Monashee has the experience to assist clients achieve the full value for their business. Let us strategize with you.

Pacific Shouthshore Ventures Inc.

PSVI takes a partnership approach when investing to ensure value is enhanced and interests are aligned to create a win-win.

Skills / Experience / Partners

We have experience in a wide range of industries including energy, metals, chemicals & fertilizers, power electronics, plastics, and engineering.


Monashee advised us through the process of selling our business to a large international business. We were very pleased with the outcome and have praise for expertise and guidance that was provided. We felt that Kevin always had our interests at heart.

  Eric and Joann Byres, Founders of Byres Security Inc., Nanaimo, British Columbia

The business was domiciled in Singapore with our operations based in Bangalore, India.  Monashee negotiated the deal and was able to navigate all aspects of the multi jurisdictional transaction to bring the acquisition to a close.

  Babu Jain - CEO, NavSemi Energy PTE, Singapore

I have worked with Kevin Budd on a number of M&A transactions over the past 20 years.  He is a strong and trusted professional resource.

  Ted Koffman - Partner McCarthy Tetrault, Vancouver, BC

Monashee acted in a timely, efficient & professional manner to ensure his client was the successful bidder for the assets of our business.

  John Thwaits - Former CEO, Precision Metalform Inc., Vancouver, BC

Monashee successfully structured the transaction to acquire the Canadian assets of Compower Systems Inc. to enable ATL to expand its service capabilities.  The transaction was challenging however Kevin stayed the course and closed the deal with the Private Equity owners in a methodical and professional manner.  

  John Kalbfleisch - COO, ATL, Vancouver, BC

We have worked with Monashee on a number of transactions and view the firm as a trusted resource.

  Steven Lukas Partner - Fasken Martineau

Kevin has been an engaged and supportive Board member for our business since it was founded.   Flexstar is now considered one of the premium converters on the West Coast of North America.

  Marc Bray, President & CEO - Flexstar Packaging Inc., Richmond, BC

Kevin has been a supportive board member and advisor to Ryan Mortgage Investment Fund and we continue to grow with assets under management exceeding $100 million.  Over 15 years Ryan's returns have averaged in excess of 10%. 

  Kurt Wipp, Owner, Alpine Credits, Delta, British Columbia

Monashee’s professional experience and disciplined corporate governance has helped position our business to become the new technology leader in molded plastics packaging. The added professionalism has assisted us to secure new business with Fortune 500 customers.

  Scott Molnar, President, YGrene Technologies Inc., Burlington, Ontario

We have used Monashee on a wide variety of projects ranging from negotiating acquisition opportunities to assessing the business plans of various operating divisions. Kevin is a trusted executive resource and advisor.

  Mark Schnarr, President and CEO, Alpha Technologies Ltd., Burnaby, British Columbia

Monashee advised us through our successful acquisition of Outback Power Systems and NavSemi Energy PTE, from the preparation of the LOIs through leading our due diligence process and negotiating the final agreements. Monashee provided structure and discipline during the acquisitions and in the planning of the subsequent integration. Kevin is able to manage a transaction from the beginning to end.

  Drew Zogby, President, Alpha Technologies Inc., Bellingham, Washington State

The guidance provided by Monashee has facilitated our ability to obtain appropriate growth financing for our business as well as the development of more advanced and sophisticated systems.  Kevin has assisted our Board to improve corporate governance and his experience and knowledge has entrench him as a key and trusted resource during Giffin Koerth's growth into the largest forensic engineering business in Canada.

  Chris Giffin, CEO, Giffin Koerth Forensic Engineering, Toronto, Ontario

Pacific Southshore Ventures Inc. was able to provide us bridge financing in a timely manner during the sale of our business

  Martin Carsky, Former CEO, Cryopak Industries