About EMJ Capital


  • Rigorous fundamental long/short analysis on companies where technologies, products, and/or business models are undergoing change and innovation.
  • Concentrated, growth-biased and global.

What’s Different about EMJ?

  • Based in Toronto, outside the herd of hedge fund groupthink.
  • Proprietary data science program to help identify early trends which may be indicators of stocks that are about to break out.
  • Track record of identifying early growth winners.


Eric Jackson, Ph.D., is the President and Portfolio Manager of EMJ Capital Ltd, which he founded in 2017. Eric was previously involved as an investor in Yahoo and Viacom as a Managing Director at SpringOwl Event Driven Partners from 2014 – 2016. Eric co-founded and was the Portfolio Manager of Ironfire Capital LLC from 2008 – 2014.

Eric was President of Jackson Leadership Systems from 2004 – 2008, and was Vice President of Business Development at VoiceGenie Technologies Inc from 2000 – 2004. Eric has a Ph.D. in Management from the Columbia Business School (2002), and a BA in English Literature from McGill University (1994).