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Teak Murphy

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Biography

Teak works in the Technology & Telecom Group, based out of Santa Monica, and is involved in all aspects of transaction execution from initial business development and market research through financial diligence, marketing, negotiation and closing of transactions.  He has spent over 15 years assisting technology companies on mergers, acquisitions, IPOs and capital raises.  

His prior experience includes positions at leading technology-focus investment banks including SagePoint Advisors, Montgomery & Co., and Cowen and Co.  Teak also worked as a Senior Associate with Enterprise Partners Venture Capital, a Southern California based VC firm, where he evaluated investment opportunities and worked closely with senior management and board members to successfully grow portfolio companies.  Teak's experience working on mergers and acquisitions, fund raising, and initial public offerings as both an advisor and investor provides unique insight into the needs of both venture-backed and founder owned companies.

 

Education

University of Southern California - Bachelor of Science in Business Administration & Finance

 

Industry Coverage

M&A activity in the application development and deployment space continues to be strong with 18 transactions completed thus far in 2018.  Enterprises are increasingly focused on...Read more

M&A activity in the human capital management SaaS segment remained strong in 2017 with 65 transactions, down from the 5 year-high of 75 transactions last year.  The median revenue...Read more

SaaS and Cloud companies continue to post strong growth as the industry continues to innovate and more applications migrate to the cloud.  SaaS and Cloud solutions are helping businesses...Read more