Andrew Pinkerton is a Partner at Thomvest Asset Management in Toronto and is focused on private technology investments in Canada. Prior to joining Thomvest, Andrew was a Managing Partner with Export Development Canada’s Investment Team responsible for technology fund commitments and direct investments in private technology companies in Canada including 360insights, Clarius Mobile Health, Decisive Farming (sold to Telus), Influitive Corporation, Nuvei Corporation (TSX: NVEI), Rank Software (sold to Arctic Wolf Networks), and Interaxon. Andrew joined EDC from GrowthWorks Capital where his investments included Camilion Solutions (sold to SAP); Perspecsys (sold to Blue Coat) and Terago Networks (TSX: TGO).
Prior to his venture capital career, Andrew worked at Toronto based workforce management software vendor Workbrain Corporation. He also worked in the technology investment banking groups of Credit Suisse First Boston and Alex. Brown & Sons Technology Group in San Francisco and Boston, respectively, where he worked on transactions in the software, communications and storage industries.
Andrew has a Bachelor of Arts from Harvard College and an MBA from the Rotman School of Business at the University of Toronto. He and his wife live in Toronto with their three children.