Randall J. Lewis
Managing Partner for Cleveland Avenue, LLC
Randall J. Lewis is the Managing Partner for Cleveland Avenue, LLC, a venture capital investment firm that invests in agrifood and beverage, related technologies, and life-style related technology investments. He joined Cleveland Avenue in 2020 and is responsible for leading transaction sourcing, due diligence, financial evaluation, and portfolio management of the firm’s portfolio investments. Prior to joining Cleveland Avenue, Mr. Lewis served his alma mater, Purdue University, as Executive Director for the Krannert Professional Development Center from 2013 to 2020. He has over 35 years of finance, risk management, and operations experience. This includes his years with GE, Wells Fargo and Elevance Health, Inc. (formerly Anthem). While working for these Fortune 500 companies, he held various senior executive roles, including Executive Vice President and Chief Compliance Officer, Executive Vice President and Chief Auditor, Managing Director of Corporate Development, and Chief Executive Officer for a start-up logistics firm which was sold. Mr. Lewis obtained his Bachelor of Science degree in General Management/Accounting and MBA in Finance from Purdue University’s Krannert School of Management. He is also a Certified Public Accountant.