Jeffrey T. Diehl
As a partner with Adams Street, Jeffrey Diehl invests in venture and growth-oriented companies in the software, IT-enabled business services and consumer internet/media sectors.
Adams Street Partners is one of the largest managers of private equity for institutional investors. They are an employee-owned private equity firm with the goal of generating exceptional investment returns. Adams Street Partners operates as one cohesive global team, integrating expertise in three disciplines: primary, secondary and direct investments managing over $22 billion of committed capital for institutional investors.
In addition to being on the Board of Q2, Jeffrey serves on the Boards of Directors of ArrowEye Solutions, Paylocity, Peerless Network, SnagAJob, Thought Equity Motion and WhiteFence. He is a Board Observer at Spiceworks and Dolex and MagicJack, (NASDAQ: CALL). He is a former Board Member at MxLogic (bought by McAfee) and Stratavia (bought by Hewlett-Packard). He has also been involved with Adams Street’s investments in Adams Harris, American Wholesale Insurance, Ancestry.com (NASDAQ: ACOM), BirdsEye, CBeyond (NASDAQ: CBEY), FiftyOne, Gevity HR (NASDAQ: GVHR), Kappa Smurfit (LSE: SKG.L), KPG Ventures, Setanta, Scientific Protein Labs and TicketsNow (bought by Ticketmaster).
Before joining Adams Street in 2000, Jeffrey served as a Principal for The Parthenon Group, a Boston-based strategy consulting and principal investing firm with Bain Consulting roots and was also with Brinson Partners/UBS Global Asset Management.
Jeffrey holds an MBA from Harvard University and a BS from Cornell State University.See Full Team