Mike joined GTCR in 2008 and became a Principal in 2014. He worked previously at Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe, a New York–based private equity firm, and Fremont Partners, a private equity group located in San Francisco. He started his career in the Mergers & Acquisitions group at Salomon Smith Barney. Mike holds a BS in economics with concentrations in accounting and finance from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, where he graduated with honors and was a recipient of the Sol Feinstone Award.

Mike is currently a Director of Optimal Blue. In addition, Mike was previously a Director of past successful investment in Callcredit Information Group. He has played an instrumental role in GTCR’s investments in Aligned Asset Managers/The Townsend Group, Ironshore, Premium Credit Limited and PrivateBancorp.

University of Pennsylvania