Randal Barrett is Managing Director and a co-founder of Pioneer Capital, a NZ-based private equity firm focused on investing growth capital in high-value export companies. Over the past 20 years Randal has raised and invested over $1 billon of growth capital in a number of markets, the past 13 years in NZ. In addition to capital raising and originating investments, Randal supports Pioneer Capital’s investee businesses in their organic and inorganic growth strategies. Prior to Pioneer Capital Randal was an investment manager at the office of private US investor, CEO of a Morgan Stanley backed telecoms company and an attorney at Baker & McKenzie.