Who We Are

Tryon Capital Venture’s foundation is the strength and diversity of the two partners – Peter Coker, and Peter Reichard. Around each partner is a vast relationship-based network that spans the state of North Carolina, has deep roots in Wall Street, and extends as far as the Silicon Valley, Hong Kong and Chongqing, China

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Peter L. Coker

Peter has over 35 years’ experience in investment management, financial transactions, and executive management. He has held senior positions at several financial services companies including investment banks and asset management firms on Wall Street. He currently serves on the Board of Directors of the North Carolina State University Investment Fund and several companies including Southern Season, CB Hotel and HMI. He received his BS and Master’s degree in Economics from North Carolina State University.

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Peter Reichard

Peter has over 20 years’ experience in business development, government affairs, and political fund raising. For 10 years Peter has served as President of the Greensboro Area Chamber of Commerce. He has served on the Southern Growth Policies Board and the Board of Trustees of Guilford Technical Community College, as well as the board of North Carolina Citizens for Business and Industry. After representing a Chinese businessman in the purchase of Sea Trail Resort, Peter was asked to run the resort for 6 months as it transitioned to the new ownership team. Peter holds a BA from Guilford College.

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Carol Tang

Tryon Capital is pleased to have Ms. Carol Tang working with us on EB5 initiatives in China. Ms. Tang has extensive cross-cultural experience across numerous industries and is comfortable managing both international clients and projects. With an extensive financial background, Ms. Tang worked within Rolls Royce’s international finance department before moving more heavily into international investing, bringing various global investors into unique Chinese projects. Among her many successes are the US Golf Summer Camp project as well as several real estate projects in Dubai, Singapore and Australia.

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Bruce VonCannon

Bruce is former CEO of Bank Privee Edmond de Rothschild- Hong Kong and has 27 years of experience in wealth management and finance with assignments in New York, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Singapore, and Geneva. He oversaw management of assets in excess of USD 1.0 billion.

He is a graduate of Princeton University and holds an M.B.A. and Masters Degree in Agricultural Economics. He speaks fluent English, French, and Mandarin Chinese.