Kevin Warn-Schindel joined HarbourVest in 2015 and leads the Real Assets investment program.
Kevin joined the Firm after ten years as the Group Head and Managing Director of the OPTrust Private Markets Group, an investment unit of OPTrust, a Toronto-based defined benefit pension plan. At OPTrust, he led the creation of the global investment management platform with offices in Toronto, London, and Sydney and developed and executed a global portfolio of investment strategies. Prior to OPTrust, he was an executive at Macquarie Bank and an investment banker at RBC Capital Markets. Kevin is formerly the chair of the Board of Export Development Canada, the Canadian federal government trade finance agency and is currently a Director of the Economic Investment Trust Ltd, a TSX listed closed-end investment fund.
Kevin received a BA from Simon Fraser University.