Nicholas Brathwaite


Nicholas Brathwaite is the Founding Managing Partner of WRVI Capital — a technology venture fund established in 2019 focussed on accelerating the monetization and scaling of disruptive companies globally. He is also the Founding Partner of WRV Capital.

Nicholas is also co-founder and partner of Riverwood Capital and has spent over 25 years developing technology and building technology-oriented businesses.

From 1996 to 2007, he served as the Chief Technology Officer at Flextronics, where he oversaw the launch and growth of several of Flextronics’ largest business units, including an innovative push into product development.

Previously, Nicholas was a founding member of nChip responsible for development of the industry-leading advanced multi-chip module assembly process.

Nicholas helps companies’ development through his unique combination of technology know-how and commercial judgment, adding value throughout the investment life-cycle at Riverwood.

Nicholas earned a M.Sc. Degree in Polymer Science Engineering from the University of Waterloo, Canada and a B.Sc. (Honors) Degree in Applied Chemistry from McMaster University, Canada. He is or was a director of Inphi, Northwestern Mutual Insurance Companies, Power Integrations, Photon Dynamics, Arkmicro, Riverwood Solutions, BrightSource, Tessera Technologies, Inc and Aptina Imaging.