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Sam Babatsikos

Senior Venture Analyst


Sam Babatsikos is an industry professional with a knack for technological innovation and true entrepreneurial spirit. In his previous role as an Analyst at Mattamy Asset Management, Sam was a contributing partner in the development of home improvement businesses, directed toward smart home automation and sustainable climatization. Founder of a service company, Sam uses a combination of critical-thinking and interpersonal skills to verify user needs through customer validation. 

As a Venture Analyst at R-LABS, Sam aligns his passion for building disruptive companies with a data-centric approach to business model evaluation and market analysis. Through our Venture Process, Sam employs a customer-driven mindset in tackling major industry challenges across Real Estate and Proptech.

Certifications & Credentials:

  • Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration (Honors) at the Ivey Business School, University of Western Ontario

Tony Irwin

President & CEO Federation of Rental-housing Providers of Ontario