Change comes from challenging the status quo and taking risks. We are fortunate to partner with great teams who have a big vision, the discipline to execute, and the willingness to take risks to change their industry.
John focuses on investments in the software and tech-enabled services markets. He supports TCV’s investments in Alarm.com (NASDAQ: ALRM), FinancialForce, IQMS, and Rave Mobile Safety. John was previously involved with TCV’s investment in Rapid7 (NASDAQ: RPD) and Webroot (acquired by Carbonite).
Prior to joining TCV, John spent several years working with Jefferies in the M&A Group in New York, where he focused on a variety of M&A and strategic advisory transactions across multiple verticals.
John was born and raised in Minneapolis, traversing the lakes in the summers and hibernating in the winters. He got hooked on technology when he started selling computers at Best Buy in high school. John remains a passionate Minnesota and University of Michigan sports fan. He is an avid traveler and enjoys trying new restaurants and cuisines in New York, playing paddle tennis, and downhill skiing.
John graduated with high distinction from the University of Michigan with a B.B.A. in Finance and Accounting and minors in Economics and Spanish.