Randy Bertsch

General Manager

Profile: Randy Bertsch is a seasoned Senior Executive known for his exemplary leadership skills and extensive experience handling complex business situations. His business development, coaching, and strategic planning expertise has been honed through a career in various executive roles. Currently, Randy serves as the General Manager of the British Columbia Wine Authority in Summerland.

Professional Background: Randy’s impressive career includes significant positions such as President and Chief Operating Officer at Island Savings Credit Union. His tenure at Island Savings was marked by substantial growth and operational successes, including navigating mergers and spearheading strategic initiatives that led to remarkable business evolution and profitability.

Operational Excellence: At Island Savings, Randy was instrumental in managing assets worth over 2 billion, serving 80,000 members, and leading a team of 350. His strategic planning, financial management, and focus on operational efficiency greatly contributed to the company’s double-digit growth and industry-leading member satisfaction.

Community Engagement: Randy’s commitment extends beyond business to active community involvement. He has served as the Chair of the Cowichan Seniors Foundation, a Board Member of the Cowichan District Hospital Foundation, and a Cabinet Member of Vancouver Island University, demonstrating his dedication to community development and support.

Educational Credentials: Randy is an alumnus of Simon Fraser University and has been actively involved with McKay CEO Forums, further enriching his leadership and strategic skills.

Personal Life: Randy is happily married to Diane for 41 years, and they are proud parents of two daughters, Ashley and Kirsten, who have pursued successful careers in their respective fields