Randy has 25+ years experience in corporate finance, M&A, venture capital and private equity and debt investing across a broad spectrum of the technology industry.
Prior to Vistara Capital, Randy co-founded and was Managing Partner of Beedie Capital Partners. During that time he completed numerous growth capital financings with emphasis on technology and technology enabled services sectors.
Previously, Randy was with PwC Corporate Finance as Managing Director for the Western Canadian technology practice executing on numerous corporate finance, M&A and financing mandates.
Post MBA, Randy spent a decade as a principal with Discovery Capital co-managing its family of technology venture capital funds, where he was responsible for structuring and managing direct equity investments.
Randy received his BBA from York University, his MBA from University of British Columbia, and is a CFA Charterholder.
Randy has also been known to travel to various parts of the world in pursuit of great golf courses, music and sporting events, wine, yoga classes, and vegetarian food, when not in Vancouver trying to do exactly the same while enjoying family life with his wife and two children.