Kevin Warn-Schindel joined HarbourVest’s secondary investment team in January 2015 to lead 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 investment executive at Macquarie Bank and an investment banker at RBC Capital Markets. Kevin is the Chair of the Board of Export Development Canada, the Canadian federal government trade finance agency and also a Director of the Economic Investment Trust Ltd, a TSX listed closed-end investment fund.
Kevin received a BA from Simon Fraser University.