Randy has over 23 years’ experience in venture capital, private equity and debt investing across a broad spectrum of the technology industry.
Randy is Managing Partner of Vistara Capital Partners, a technology-focused Growth Capital Fund providing Growth Debt & Growth Equity financing to mid-later stage technology companies across North America.
Prior to founding Vistara Capital, Randy co-founded and was Managing Partner of a family office investment firm (2011-2015). During that time he completed numerous debt and equity growth capital financings with particular emphasis on the technology sector.
He previously spent six years with PwC Corporate Finance (2004-2010), as Managing Director for the Western Canadian technology practice executing on numerous corporate finance, M&A and financing mandates.
He also spent over 10 years as a principal with Discovery Capital (1993-2004) co-managing its family of technology venture capital funds, where he was responsible for structuring and managing direct equity investments, and served as advisor or on the Boards of a number of portfolio companies.
Randy received his BBA from York University, his MBA from University of British Columbia, and is a CFA Charterholder.