Gavin has been with Direct Capital for 20 years. A past chairman of the New Zealand Private Equity and Venture Capital Association, Gavin served on its council for five years, including through its establishment phase. In addition to investment responsibilities, Gavin manages the First Capital’s marketing and media communications. Gavin has represented Direct Capital on a number of boards. He is currently a director of portfolio companies including Stratex Group and Complectus Limited.