Our managing directors are seasoned transaction specialists, especially familiar
with information-intense industries. They serve clients across the country from
offices in Menlo Park, CA, San Francisco, Chicago, Boston and Cambridge.

Ryan Kuhn

Led M&A at MсGraw-Hill
Led investments in software and data firms at PE firm GTCR
Turned around, prepared for sale Reid Systems, an HR data firm now owned by General Dynamics
Turned around, sold women’s clothing manufacturer Lilly Pulitzer, now owned by Oxford Industries
Board member, First Bank & Trust Company of iIlinois
BA with Honors, Trinity College (Hartford, CT); MBA with Distinction, Harvard
Based in Menlo Park, CA

Patrick Richmond

EVP CorpDev, Primark, a global information and systems integration company now part of Thomson Reuters. While there involved in the acquisition of 12 data and software companies
Division President, Primark Analytics Group, a collection of information, analytics, market research and consulting businesses including the Yankee Group
VP Interindustry Group, Data Resources, Inc. (DRI), a group of economic and industry-focused forecasting and consulting services now part of IHS
Consultant and mentor to a range of early-stage organizations addressing the fluid dynamics, health care, financial information, underground storage and other markets
BA, Economics, University of KY, Graduate studies, Economics, University of WI
Based in Cambridge, MA

Tom Flaherty

Senior ADP M&A executive
General Partner, Weeden Capital Management, tech-focused investment firm
General Partner, VC firm Applied Technology Partners
Managing Director, Roundstone Capital, advisor to large PE groups buying 3PL,
software, transaction processing and for-profit education/training targets
Graduate studies, Econometrics/Finance, University of Pennsylvania. Wharton Instructor of Finance
BA, Southern Connecticut State University
Based in Boston, MA

Tim Williamson

Investment banker, Morgan Stanley, PaineWebber, Drexel Burnham Lambert
Partner, EY Corporate Finance
Managing Director, Navigant Capital Advisors
Founder, TWAssociates, private merchant bank focused on the tech industry
BA, Southern Illinois University. MBA, Northwestern
Based in San Francisco, CA