Team

Proven Experience

Lightview Capital founders have successfully led direct investments and acquisitions of more than 50 growth companies. To date, more than half of those investments have led to IPOs or strategic exits yielding a combined enterprise value of nearly $2 billion. Over the course of their combined 50+ years of experience they have founded and managed both operating businesses and investment firms where they were instrumental in raising over $1 billion in capital from leading institutional investors that included university endowments, pension funds, family offices and funds.

 

Investment Team

Rich Erickson

Co-Founder & Managing Director

James Elliott

Associate

Conor Mullett

Co-Founder & Managing Director

Jake Sichenzia

Associate

Sam Elsaadi

Vice President

Konstantin Malyshkin

Associate Intern

Josh Guggenheim

Senior Associate

Operating Advisors

Proven executives with substantial CEO, Advisory and Board Level Experience within the Business Services and Technology industry. As executives, they have created multi-billion dollar shareholder value at industry leading firms including MongoDB, Jobs2Web, ForeSEe and Acclaris. Lightview’s Operating Advisors play an integral role in applying Lightview’s Value Creation Playbook, providing insight, expertise, and guidance to our portfolio companies.

Tony Abena

Chairman of Insite Software

Joe Falkenstein

Board Advisor

Michael Marcon

Board Advisor

David Weiss

Board Advisor

Doug Berg

CEO of MyAlerts

Larry Freed

CEO of 2nd Stage Partners

Timothy Murray

Board Advisor

Michael Carus

Operating Advisor

Dev Ittycheria

CEO of Mongo DB

Mark Perlstein

CEO, Datavail

Marty Fahey

Board Advisor

Dipankar Mandal

VP of Aspire Financial Services

Steve Simcox

Board Advisor