Private Capital

Representing venture and private equity funds.
Venture and private capital funds are the most important source of financing for growing private companies. I have over 30 years of experience in setting up these private equity and venture funds, advising their managers, serving their portfolio companies, and representing them in investment transactions. I have managed more than 400 private financial investments representing both investors and private companies. I have relationships with 200 funds nationwide.

Representing growth and middle market technology companies.
I have also enjoyed working with executive management of technology based companies from growth stage to middle market maturity in strategy and capital fund raising. I have advised hundreds of growth companies seeking new sources of capital through private offerings. The varieties of financing options are numerous and I have experience with all of them.


  • Growth Company Financing
  • Debt and Equity Investments
  • Strategic Partnering
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Reorganizations
  • Growth Company Restarts
  • Board Development
  • Access to capital
  • Public offerings

I have significant industry knowledge in information technology, digital commerce, software, cloud services, Fintech, new media, communications, healthcare and healthcare IT companies, food services.

Some Representative Venture and Private Equity Fund Clients have included:

Battery Ventures Intersouth Partners
BCI Investors Lovett Miller Venture Fund
B.L. Harbert Ventures Mayfield Fund
Chrysalis Ventures Mellon Ventures, L.P.
Council Capital Navigation Capital Partners
Croft & Bender New Enterprise Associates
Eastside Partners Noro-Mosley Partners
Fulcrum Ventures Knoll Ventures
Gray Ventures Peachtree Equity Partners, L.P.
Harbert Private Equity Fund Sevin Rosen Fund
Harbert Venture Partners Silicon Valley Bank
Hatteras Ventures Southeast Technology Fund
H.I.G. Ventures SSM Partners
Hummer Winblad Venture Partners Total Technology Ventures
Intel Ventures UPS Ventures