BARRY GEKIERE  Managing Director

Managing Director

Barry has over 25 years of experience in venture capital, private equity and operations. Prior to MaRS, Barry was with the Kirchner Private Capital Group, where he undertook a CEO assignment with an aerospace components company. Before this, he was a partner at Ventures West. He has served on the board of the Canadian Venture Capital & Private Equity Association and the IAF.

Barry holds a BA from the University of Western Ontario.