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DARRELL PINTO
As VP, Research & Industry Advancement, Canadian Venture Capital and Private Equity Association he is focused on improving the Canadian private capital ecosystem and leads a team that publishes quarterly reporting on venture capital and private equity. His career spans both private and public financial markets as well as a range of other industries including pharmaceuticals and media. He previously headed global research for the Institutional Limited Partners Association working with international limited partners such as CalPERS and CPPIB. As the global Content Set Lead at Thomson Reuters he interacted with global venture capital and private equity associations from Europe, Australia, Asia the US and Canada. He applies a data-driven mindset to tackle big problems balanced with healthy dose of adventure and creativity which has been recently stretched by learning improv. He is an active volunteer helping newcomers accelerate their transitions to working in Canada and also co-chairs the Refugee Roundtable with Senator Ratna Omidvar.