Tyler Engh

Co-Founder & Partner

Early member of Advanced Equities, helping pioneer the field of syndicating venture capital investments.

Tyler brings an extensive network and diverse background in venture capital, having led numerous investments alongside many top-tier venture capital firms in Silicon Valley. Prior to R7, Tyler was a Managing Director at Advanced Equities, a pioneer in the field of syndicating venture capital investments. Tyler joined Advanced in March 2006 and played a key role during its key growth phase, when the company grew from fewer than 30 people and $340 million in invested capital to over 1,800 people, more than 5,500 clients, and $2.6 billion invested in growth-stage venture-backed companies. Prior to Advanced, Tyler was an analyst at Prairie Capital Advisors, an investment banking firm where he performed financial analyses and modeling; conducted research on the business dynamics and financial trends of publicly traded companies, mergers and acquisitions, and various industries; performed valuations for employee stock ownership plans, leveraged buyouts and management buyouts; and performed other capital structuring projects for closely held corporations.

Tyler has also served as a board observer to several companies, including Wayport (acquired by AT&T), iSkoot (acquired by Qualcomm), Amyris (NASDAQ: AMRS). He is a personal investor in numerous venture-backed companies. Tyler received a BS in Finance from Northern Illinois University.