Zachary Johnston

Venture Manager, AI Stream

Site: CDL-Toronto

Stream: Artificial Intelligence

Zach is a Venture Manager for the Artificial Intelligence stream at the Creative Destruction Lab. Prior to joining CDL, Zach worked as a researcher in Canada and South Africa with organizations focused on supporting digital tech and policy innovation to address economic and social challenges in the developing world, including the Reach Project and the Centre for Financial Regulation and Inclusion (Cenfri). Zach holds a BA, Honours Specialization in International Relations from Western University, and a Master of Global Affairs (MGA) from the Munk School of Global Affairs and Public Policy at the University of Toronto, where he specialized in Innovation Policy.