Skip Wyer

Skip Wyer, Principal, Linea Capital Skip Wyer founded Linea Capital where he services as the firm’s Chief Origination Officer. Prior to establishing Linea, Skip was a real estate investment portfolio manager for Värde Partners, Inc., a $8.0 billion alternative investment fund. During his five-year tenure at Värde, Skip grew his investment portfolio from $50 million to over $600 by establishing a range of new markets and new counterparty relationships. Prior to Värde, Skip was a Structured Products Trader at Cargill Financial where he sourced structured finance and project finance opportunities within the equipment leasing, agriculture and energy sectors. Skip was named Cargill’s first “Entrepreneur-in-Residence” for his role within Cargill’s eVentures Division, an internal e-commerce venture capital group. Skip was a fixed income investment banker at Piper Jaffray where he originated and structured private placements in the asset securitization and project finance sectors. Skip also worked for eleven years in Boston in the commercial aircraft leasing, equipment leasing, and commercial banking sectors. Skip’s experience and relationships across multiple industries and diverse range of asset and investment types bring valuable perspectives, creativity, and energy to the origination of investment opportunities for his clients.