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Perspectives on technology, investing, and business.

Managing Through Rapid Growth To Global Leader: A...

Like many great businesses, Associa comes from humble beginnings. John Carona founded the company in 1979 after taking out a loan against his wife’s Datsun. In the years following, the company has expanded beyond its Dallas Texas roots to prov...

NewSpring Capital’s Brian Kim and Lee Garber...

NewSpring Capital is a leading private investment firm headquartered near Philadelphia. Founded nearly 20 years ago and with $1.8bn in assets under management, NewSpring has backed over 140 companies since inception. The firm employs four distinc...

Life Time Founder and CEO Bahram Akradi: Reinventi...

Bahram Akradi came to the United States in 1978 at the age of 17. Within a few weeks of his arrival, he began working so that he could pay his way through college. Bahram got his start in the fitness world in 1984 at Nautilus Fitness Center while sim...

The Rise of Private Debt Investing

The private lending market has evolved significantly over the last 20 years. Now one of the fastest growing and most coveted asset classes for investors, private debt is increasingly playing a pivotal role in providing capital to lower and middle mar...

Three-Time Olympian and Private Equity Pro Paul Te...

Paul Teti is a former member of the U.S. National and Olympic rowing teams. He competed in the Sydney, Athens, and Beijing Olympic games. In addition, over the course of his career, he won 10 national championships, three World Cup medals, and a Pan...

Thoma Bravo Scales Nintex with CEO Eric Johnson

With more than two decades of financial and operational experience at mid- and large-sized software companies, Eric Johnson joined Nintex as CFO in 2014. Alongside the company’s 2018 majority investment from Thoma Bravo, Eric was appointed ...

GrowthCap’s Top 40 Under 40 Growth Investors...

It is an honor to announce GrowthCap’s Top 40 Under 40 Growth Investors of 2018. We began our annual growth investor rankings in 2013 as a way to provide CEOs and LPs with better information on the market’s most accomplished and interesting inve...

IVP’s Roseanne Wincek and Her Journey to Gro...

Roseanne Wincek’s career began in the Berkeley chemistry lab working with world renowned scientists as she pursued a PhD in biophysics.  After seeing the way technology was impacting the world around her, she decided to make a change.  Rose...

Insight Venture Partners’ Ryan Hinkle on Sof...

After graduating from the University of Pennsylvania with degrees in Finance and Electrical Engineering, Ryan joined the Insight Venture Partners (“Insight”) team as an analyst. Since then he has participated in over 25 platform investmen...

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