Ross P. Barrett
Managing General Partner
Mr. Barrett is the managing General Partner of BVM Capital, which is the management company for Louisiana Ventures LP, Themelios Ventures LP, Themelios Ventures II LP and TransBio Ventures LP. He is a Co-founder of the software and data analytics company VC Experts, Inc., and is active in the strategic direction of the company. Mr. Barrett worked on Capitol Hill as a legislative aide to senior U.S. Senator, J. Bennett Johnston, where he specialized in appropriations, risk assessment and regulatory reform.Mr. Barrett has been an adviser to or investor in over twenty early-stage privately held companies. He served as an appointed Commissioner of the statewide Louisiana Airport Authority from 2005-2008. In 2007, he was named to Governor Jindal’s Small Business and Entrepreneurship transition team. He currently is a member of Committee of 100 for Economic Development and sits on the Advisory Board of Hope for New York, an umbrella organization of thirty Christian charities associated with Redeemer Presbyterian Church that promotes volunteerism in New York where he is the head of the due diligence committee. He received his law degree from Louisiana State University School of Law, his LLM in Taxation from New York University School of Law and his bachelor’s degree in Political Science from Southern Methodist University.