Gavin Preston has worked in the investment management industry since 2005. He currently is an Investment Manager with Westcap, which he joined in late 2011. His focus is in private equity and venture capital with day-to-day work ranging from sourcing deals, valuation, and negotiation, to due diligence and corporate strategy. Prior to Westcap, Gavin worked for a number of years at a prominent Calgary-based asset management firm. There he worked with and advised high net worth private and institutional investors and also played a key operational role to enhance client service. Gavin is also a founder of a few start-up companies. He received the Chartered Financial Analyst designation in 2008 and a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Calgary in 2004.