Dan is a founding partner of Spring Lake Equity Partners. Prior to founding Spring Lake, Dan served as a Partner in Tudor Investment Corporation’s private equity group, the predecessor to Spring Lake, since 2000. He has focused on investments in the wireless, mobile and internet sectors.
Dan currently serves on the board of MediaMath, BlueConic, One Door, Gravy Analytics and Benu Networks. Dan also currently serves as a board observer on Matrixx Software. Prior investments where Dan served as a director or board observer include ArcSoft (ultimate Shanghai Stock Exchange (688088.SS), Wimba (acquisition by Blackboard), N2 Broadband (acquisition by Tandberg), Shoebuy (ultimate acquisition by Walmart), and Wavelink (ultimate acquisition by LANdesk).
Prior to Spring Lake Equity Partners, Dan spent three years as a Vice President and Senior Public Equity Research Analyst with Friedman, Billings, Ramsey, a Northern Virginia-based investment bank, focusing on public and private companies in the internet, media, and technology industries. As a public equity analyst in the late 1990s, Dan conducted research on several emerging companies, including America Online, eBay, DoubleClick and Network Solutions. Dan holds a Bachelor of Science in Biology from Trinity College in Hartford.