Richard Osborn is the Managing Partner of TELUS Ventures, the strategic investment arm of TELUS Corporation. TELUS Ventures invests in promising start-ups across Canada, the US and Asia. TELUS Ventures is focused on investing in the areas of HealthIT, Artificial Intelligence, IOT and next generation networks. Before joining TELUS Ventures in 2016, Mr. Osborn was the founder and Managing Partner of RecapHealth Ventures, a leading Canadian-based investor in North American health care companies. Mr. Osborn and his partners invested in sectors such as Electronic Medical Records, telehealth, patient engagement and "healthy aging". Mr. Osborn also acts as an advisor to an international microfinance fund, a number of Canadian impact funds and is active in supporting groups building health solutions for the developing world. Mr. Osborn is a frequent speaker on technology, finance and impact investing and was named one of Vancouver's Top 40 under 40 by Business in Vancouver.