Randall Ussery

United States | VP - Wildcat Venture Partners

Randall Ussery

United States | VP - Wildcat Venture Partners

Biography

Randall Ussery has been sitting at the intersection of design and business for the last 15 years. He has brought new products and companies to life, working from start-up to F1000, primarily in new market innovation.

"Make the best for the most for the least," is Randall's driving force. Where others might see problems, Randall sees opportunity. What he wants is simple – to make the world a more innovative, better place at scale. And over the last seven years, he has worked on broader ecosystem innovation in emerging markets and industries and developed disruptive technologies to do just this.

He is a VP at Wildcat Venture Partners and serves as a Board member, investor and active advisor to a portfolio of 5 companies across industries. One of the highlight companies is a tech startup, ambi (www.ambi.school), a new EdTech platform company that is reimagining the learning experience for all students and teachers globally. Another is mFino (www.mfino.com), a disruptive FinTech company that is democratizing financial service innovation and currently scaling in Africa and the Middle East, Micro-Asia, and the US.

When he is not building or investing in innovative companies in emerging markets, he is teaching Entrepreneurship at Babson College with a focus on scaling disruptive innovation.

Randall received his MBA from Babson College, with a concentration in Entrepreneurship. He received a BA in History from James Madison University.

Wildcat Venture Partners seeks the wildcatters of the 21st century (tech entrepreneurs) who prospect, refine and monetize digital oil (data) to become the next market disruptors and category leaders. We invest in startups leveraging key technologies such as Machine Learning/AI, IoT, and Cloud & Mobility in the following markets: Consumer Platforms, Digital Health, EdTech, Enterprise SaaS, and FinTech. We focus on helping startups that are currently in the Traction Gap. Entrepreneurs turned investors, we use our decades of deep domain expertise to help startups become market leaders.

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