TA Associates has hired Amit Jain as a vice president. He will be part of the firm’s North America Technology Group and will be based in TA’s Menlo Park office.
Prior to joining TA, Mr. Jain was a senior associate with Marlin Equity Partners in the firm’s Los Angeles office. Earlier in his career, from 2013 to 2016, he was with TA as an associate in its North America Technology Group.
“It is a pleasure to welcome Amit back to TA,” said Jennifer Mulloy, a managing director at TA Associates and head of TA’s Menlo Park office. “Having been an integral part of the TA team for several years as an associate, Amit has demonstrated his ability to add value to TA’s growth private equity investment process, particularly in sourcing and analyzing new investment opportunities.”
Mr. Jain began his career at UBS where he was an analyst in the firm’s technology, media and telecommunications group from 2011 to 2013. He received his undergraduate degree in finance and management from the University of Virginia.
“We look forward to Amit’s continued involvement in further growing TA’s technology portfolio and in partnering with the management teams of our portfolio companies to build value and accelerate sustained growth,” said Brian Conway, chairman and managing partner at TA Associates.
TA Associates makes buyouts and minority recapitalizations of profitable growth companies in the technology, financial services, business services, healthcare, and consumer industries. Since founding in 1968, TA has invested in over 500 companies globally and has raised more than $24 billion in capital. The firm has offices in Boston, Menlo Park, London, Mumbai and Hong Kong (www.ta.com).
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