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Chris Mitchell

Managing Director

Chris joined the firm in 2001 and is a Managing Director. His areas of investment focus include information services, software, and financial technology. Prior to joining Spectrum, Chris worked at TA Associates and Monitor Clipper Partners. He serves as a Director of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Eastern Massachusetts and is a Charter Trustee of The Roxbury Latin School. Chris holds an AB in Classics, cum laude, from Princeton University.

Representative Investments

Acquired by CBOE
Acquired by Fitch Ratings
Acquired by Financial Sponsor
Acquired by Mastercard
Acquired by TradeStation
Acquired by Google
Acquired by Shanghai Hongtou
Acquired by DiscoverOrg
Acquired by MSCI
Acquired by Lexis Nexis
Acquired by Financial Sponsor
Acquired by Thomson Reuters

News

Varicent Named a Leader in 2020 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Sales Performance Management

This marks Varicent’s seventh consecutive time to be recognized by Gartner for its ability to execute and its vision.

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Definitive Healthcare CEO Wins Executive of the Year Award

CEO Jason Krantz received Boston Business Journal's RSM Middle Market Executive of the Year award based on his creative leadership, innovative ideas, risk taking and growth strategies.

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Varicent Software Acquires Augmented Intelligence Company Symon.AI and Adds Chief Analytics Officer and Chief Data Scientist roles

Symon.AI provides easy to use, advanced analytics to business users and data scientists. Dr. Jing Shyr, formerly with IBM, and Dr. Joel Shapiro of Northwestern join Varicent’s management team.

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Varicent Welcomes back Founders Neil Whitney and Matthew Whitney to New Senior Management Team

Neil Whitney and Matthew Whitney will be re-joining the firm's incoming management team as COO and CTO, respectively.

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