ABOUT DISTRICT M CONSULTING
District M Consulting was founded in May 2017 with the aim of assisting our clients in running high performing businesses, maximizing investment returns and delivering impactful economic development. We have significant experience in the fields of executive management, investment management as well as expertise in investment and export promotion.
District M Consulting provides advisory services to investors and investment funds throughout the full investment lifecycle, management advisory services to established companies and start-ups, and consulting services to public sector entities, IFIs and NGOs aiming at supporting economic development.
Grounded in our extensive private sector experience, our advice is comprehensive and pragmatic. We have integrity, we value a working culture that inspires excellence, and we aim at contributing to the well-being of the community at large. Should you want to learn more about our offerings and working philosophy, please do touch base with us and we’ll be pleased to tell you more.
Founder and Managing Partner
Garen Mikirditsian’s professional career incorporates significant experience in executive leadership, investment management, and investment banking roles, most recently serving as CEO of the Development Foundation of Armenia (DFA), a governmental agency dedicated to attracting investments, promoting exports and expanding the country’s tourism potential.
Prior to his role at the DFA, Mr. Mikirditsian was CFO of Inecobank CJSC, a major commercial bank in Armenia. Previously, he was President and CEO of General Donlee Canada Inc., a leading stock exchange listed manufacturer of aircraft engine components in Toronto, where he led a major turnaround effort, spearheaded the company’s growth strategy and administered its sale to Triumph Group Inc. (NYSE:TGI) in 2013 for approximately $110 million.
Mr. Mikirditsian was Vice President at the Toronto offices of private investment firm Geosam Investments Limited, where he managed activist, value and private equity investments. Previously, he spent three years in the Mergers & Acquisitions group of BMO Capital Markets, a major Canadian investment bank, where he was involved in a wide range of public and private M&A advisory mandates.
Mr. Mikirditsian is a graduate of Concordia University’s John Molson School of Business in Montreal where he received a Master of Business Administration degree, and holds a Bachelor of Engineering degree from the Mechanical Engineering Honours Program at McGill University. Mr. Mikirditsian is fluent in Armenian, English, French and Arabic. He resides in Yerevan, Armenia with his wife and four children.