Kurt Avarell

Founder & CEO, Canopy

Kurt Avarell is the founder and CEO of Canopy, a cloud-based practice management platform for tax and accounting professionals. He started his career as a corporate attorney in Manhattan, but quickly turned his attention to technology and software. A now seasoned entrepreneur, Kurt has had two successful business exits and has taken Canopy to nearly 300 employees and raised over $72 million in venture funding. Kurt holds a BS, Masters and JD from Brigham Young University.”