Christopher Kape serves as a Director at Riversol and is a serial entrepreneur, investor and devoted philanthropist living and working in Vancouver, British Columbia. A graduate of Western University, Chris graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Administrative and Commercial Studies and went on to earn his MBA in Business Administration from Concordia University.
Chris is an executive who has an eye for value and has helped many private and public businesses in various stages of their life cycle, from incubation to commercialization to maturity, including successful business exits.
Outside of his work at Riversol, Chris leads JAMCO Capital Partners, an early-stage investor and strategic advisory firm focusing on a number of industries, including gaming, high tech, food and wellness. He founded the company in 2001 and since that time he and his team have provided private equity and strategic advisory services to more than 20 companies.
As someone who values service work, Chris has organized and traveled to over 45 countries, including rural Uganda where he promoted literacy with The Walking School Bus, an organization whose mission is to empower students in developing countries to access education. He is also a board member and treasurer of Learning Buddies Network, a non-profit organization dedicated to helping struggling young children at inner-city elementary schools develop essential literacy and math skills through free, one-on-one, after school tutoring programs.
In his free time, Chris enjoys staying active and is an avid runner and biker. He also volunteers at his children’s schools and sports teams.