Investments & Realizations
$1.2B+ invested across 19 companies. Five significant realizations.1
Ideas and insights from across The Summit Partners Network
Strategies and practical perspectives for growth company leaders
In the tightest talent market in recent history, growth companies are competing for every new hire – and fighting just as hard to keep great team members. We share key components to building an effective retention strategy.
The customer buying journey has fundamentally transformed in recent years. Applying a sales mindset across every step of the customer experience can help maximize post-sale customer engagement and accelerate growth. We share four key strategies to make customer success your secret weapon.
Our portfolio companies completed 60+ acquisitions year-to-date and added board- and C-level talent to their teams
ShipMonk Acquires Ruby Has Fulfillment to Support DTC Brands and E-commerce Retailers’ Record Growth
Adviser Investments and Polaris Wealth Advisory Join Forces
Klaviyo Appoints Amanda Whalen as Chief Financial Officer
Optimove Appoints Tara Bryant as Chief Revenue Officer to Accelerate Growth Across Markets
Red Canary Appoints Carbon Black Co-Founder Mike Viscuso to its Board of Directors
Club Champion acquires TXG
Mavrck Appoints Marketing Veteran Tony Weisman to Board of Directors
RELEX Solutions Becomes Carbon Neutral
Fortis Life Sciences Highlights First Year Success
Invicti Security Appoints Gerhard Watzinger as Chairman of the Board
Leading Influencer and Social Platforms Mavrck and Later Unite to Solve Measurement and Monetization for the Creator Economy
Jamf Appoints Michelle Bucaria as Chief People Officer
Summit Partners Announces Global Promotions
In February, Summit announced eight promotions across the firm. Chief Investor Relations Officer David Schiller has been promoted to Managing Director. On Summit’s growth equity and venture capital teams, Luke Parsons and Steven Twomey have been promoted to Principal; Luke Nowicki has been promoted to Vice President; and Irina Müller has been promoted to Senior Associate. On Summit’s public equities team, Ryan Grimshaw and Chase Woodsum have been promoted to Senior Portfolio Analyst, and Max Rich has been promoted to Portfolio Analyst.
Summit Partners Named Top Growth Equity Firm by GrowthCap
Summit Partners was named to GrowthCap’s 2021 Top 25 Growth Equity Firms list. Hundreds of firms were considered for this year’s awards process.
For more than 38 years, Summit Partners has been committed to partnering with exceptional entrepreneurs to help them accelerate their growth and achieve dramatic results. Today, Summit manages more than $37 billion in capital and targets growth equity and fixed income investments of $10 million – $500 million per company. Since inception, Summit has invested in more than 550 companies across technology, healthcare, consumer, financial technology and services, and other growth sectors.