In his role as Venture Partner, Shawn is focused on driving investments in enterprise computing technologies, including virtualization, cybersecurity, and voice. Shawn also oversees and provides strategic direction to the global operations team. Shawn has over 15 years of product, sales and marketing leadership. Prior to joining OMERS Ventures in 2019, Shawn worked at various startups, leading GTM strategy. Previously, Shawn spent five years in global product management at Spin Master, as well as five years at Microsoft during the launch of the first and second generation Xbox consoles. Shawn lives in Toronto, Canada and holds a psychology degree from Ottawa University. Shawn is a passionate motorcycle racer, rider and builder.