Tyler brings an extensive network in venture capital and deep financial background, having led numerous investments alongside many top-tier venture firms in Silicon Valley. Prior to co-founding R7 Partners, 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 to over 1,800 people, more than 5,500 clients, and $2.6 billion invested in growth-stage venture-backed companies.
Tyler is a board observer at 82 Labs, Carrot and Light Field Lab.
He has a passion for the culinary arts and is a self-trained chef. Tyler received a BS in Finance from Northern Illinois University.