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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 software, information services, and Internet. Prior to joining Spectrum, Mike worked at Tudor Investment Corporation's private equity arm. Mike holds an MBA from Harvard Business School and BA, cum laude, from Bowdoin College.

Representative Investments

Acquired by CBOE
Acquired by Financial Sponsor
Acquired by Shanghai Hongtou
Acquired by DiscoverOrg


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