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Ben Spero

Managing Director

Ben joined the firm in 2001 and is a Managing Director. His areas of investment focus include Internet-enabled software and information services. Prior to joining Spectrum, Ben worked at Bain & Company and co-founded TouchPak, Inc. He is Board Chair at Destination: Home, a public private partnership to end homelessness in Santa Clara County. Ben received an AB, magna cum laude, from Duke University.

Representative Investments

Acquired by Blackstone
Acquired by EDR
NYSE: GRUB
Acquired by Jack Henry
Acquired by Davis + Henderson
Acquired by Bankrate
NASDAQ: MNTV

News

Lucid Again Named to Forbes Cloud100 List

For the third consecutive year, the company is recognized among top-tier private companies leading the way in cloud technology.

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Lucid Included on Fast Company’s 2022 100 Best Workplaces for Innovators List

This list includes companies of every size which span industries and operate out of 13 different countries.

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Headspace Health CEO Russell Glass Shares his Exercise and Sleep Habits for Staying Well

Russ Glass sits down with Fortune to discuss his personal wellness habits.

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Walking the Walk: An Interview with Emily Markmann, CHRO for The Knot Worldwide

Emily Markmann sat down with Comparably to talk all about her career and what makes TKWW an irresistible place to work.

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