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Mike Farrell

Managing Director

Mike joined the firm in 2009 and is a Managing Director. His areas of investment focus include Internet-enabled software and information services. Prior to joining Spectrum, Mike worked at Tudor Investment Corporation's private equity arm. Mike received an MBA from Harvard Business School and BA, cum laude, from Bowdoin College.

Representative Investments

Acquired by CBOE
Acquired by Vista Equity
Acquired by Shanghai Hongtou
Acquired by London Stock Exchange
Acquired by Zoominfo / DiscoverOrg


Spectrum Continues Partnership with CINC; Hg Joins as Strategic Investor

Hg will become a strategic shareholder in the business, investing alongside CINC’s founder, Bill Blanton, and its management team, as well as current investors Spectrum Equity.

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RapidRatings Announces $200 Million Growth Investment Led by Spectrum Equity

Investment enables RapidRatings to deepen focus on enhancing visibility into financial health of public and private companies to assess supply chain, counterparty risk

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Quantile Featured in Risk.net: Optimisation Firms Prep for SA-CCR Boom

CEO Andrew Williams and Spectrum Managing Director Mike Farrell share their perspective on how changes to counterparty credit risk regulations will fuel growth for Quantile’s optimization services.

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Spectrum Equity Announces Promotions

Spectrum Equity is delighted to announce the promotion of Mike Farrell to Managing Director and Julia Kuo to Vice President.

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