Board members

Richard Schotte

Richard is a successful investor and fund manager with over 40 years’ experience in investment management. He spent ten years with the investment division of Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance, where he was a venture capitalist and later managed the company’s marketable bonds operations. After this he spent twenty years with Capital Group in L.A. as a fixed-income portfolio manager, joining the company when it had less than $5bn under management and leaving when it had over $400bn in assets. He currently serves as the President of the Maine Capital Strategies Corporation and was recently involved in the sale of Oxford Networks, a Maine ILEC, CLEC, and cloud services provider to a Canadian VC fund after serving on the board since 2009.