Gavin Gillas is a managing partner at YGC (Yeoman’s Growth Capital), a growth equity fund focused exclusively on blockchain technology commercialization.  Gavin is the Entrepreneur in Residence at the Herb Kelleher Center at the University of Texas, a mentor at DivInc, Galvanize, and Impact Hub.

He is the former CEO of The Magazine Channel, a digital media aggregator. Gavin began his career in commercialization of intellectual property for U.S. research universities, Intel, and HP and has worked in Venezuela, Mexico, Peru, and Chile.  He holds degrees in law and international business. His role at YGC focuses on fostering enterprise relationships with key blockchain projects for industry growth and traction.