As a Managing Partner of OMERS Ventures, Jim Orlando leads investments in high-growth technology, media, and telecommunications companies. Jim has more than 17 years of experience in venture capital and private equity and is responsible for OMERS Ventures' investments in Citizen Hex, Digital Currency Group, DuckDuckGo, Jobber, Nudge, OB1, Ranovus, Revlo, Shopify and Wattpad. Prior to joining OMERS Ventures, Jim was a Managing Director at OMERS Private Equity and led investments in the manufacturing, software, mobile telephony and retail sectors. Prior to that he held investment roles with Bell Canada and Battery Ventures in Silicon Valley. Jim holds Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Computer Engineering and writes iPhone games in his spare time.