Joel Lessem


Joel has over 25 years’ experience in successfully accelerating revenues of growth businesses.

Under his leadership, Firmex is rapidly becoming a standard for sharing large volumes of highly confidential and sensitive documents for corporate transactions, litigation and compliance. Firmex is a Rule of 40 business, delivering strong investor returns and high customer & employee satisfaction scores.

Prior to co-founding Firmex in 2006, Joel drove the US growth of PointForce Inc., leading to the company’s acquisition in 2004. In 1999, Joel co-founded Crescent Logic, a software company that provided online equity research publishing tools for investment banks.

A frequent speaker at CEO forums and industry events, Joel studied History of Philosophy & Science and holds a Master of Arts from the University of Toronto, and a Bachelor of Arts from McGill University in Montreal.

What makes Joel an expert?
Firmex is a 8 figure ARR  business running double digit growth and profit margins.

My Sessions

Breakout: Supercharging Your Growth Engine, Sponsored by Sage

Room 206

When it comes to your growth strategy you have a variety of options for how you can approach capital markets: Private Placement, Acquisition or IPO. In this session capital market’s expert Aly Gillani, will facilitate a discussion among three SaaS tech execs on what option they chose to scale their company and why.