The confluence of computing power, vast amounts of data, and the ability to mine that data is creating massive opportunities for companies to provide real value to customers.

Background

Jake joined TCV in 1997 and has been a technology investor for over 30 years. During that time, his primary investment focus has been in enterprise software and SaaS. He has been actively involved with over 40 private company software investments in his career spanning both minority and majority transactions.

Prior to joining TCV, Jake was an Associate with General Atlantic Partners, a private equity firm focused on late-stage software and service businesses. Before joining General Atlantic, Jake was a member of the M&A group at Lazard Freres & Co.

He is currently on the board of directors of Avetta, Clio, Cognite, Kipu, OneSource Virtual, Rave Mobile Safety, Trulioo, and Watermark.

Interests

Jake serves on the Columbia Business School Board and the Board of Advisors for the Magnuson Center for Entrepreneurship at Dartmouth College. He formerly served as Trustee at Holderness School in Plymouth, NH and Trustee and Board Chair at Menlo School in Atherton, CA.

Education

Jake received an A.B. in Geography from Dartmouth College and an M.B.A. from Columbia Business School, where he earned Beta Gamma Sigma honors.

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