Thoma Bravo has promoted A.J. Rohde to principal. Rohde joined Thoma Bravo in 2010 as a vice president. Rohde played a key role in the firm’s acquisition and development of Deltek, Inc.; Digital Insight, Inc.; Edmentum, Inc.; Roadnet Technologies, Inc.; and Telestream, Inc. Rohde previously worked at Saban Capital Group, Jefferies & Co. and Ford Motor Co.
Thoma Bravo, LLC, a leading private equity investment firm, has promoted A.J. Rohde to principal. Rohde joined Thoma Bravo as a vice president in 2010.
“Our talented and knowledgeable team is a key component of what makes the firm successful,” said Orlando Bravo, managing partner at Thoma Bravo. “We are particularly pleased that A.J. has progressed during his time with us to the point where he is ready to take on the responsibilities of a principal at the firm.”
Rohde joined Thoma Bravo after earning a Master of Business Administration from the University of Chicago’s Booth School of Business. He has played a key role in the firm’s acquisition and development of Deltek, Inc.; Digital Insight, Inc.; Edmentum, Inc.; Roadnet Technologies, Inc.; and Telestream, Inc. Rohde’s prior experience includes positions at Saban Capital Group in Los Angeles, Jefferies & Co. in Los Angeles, and Ford Motor Co. in Irvine, Calif. He received a Bachelor of Arts degree in economics from Villanova University in 2002.
About Thoma Bravo, LLC
Thoma Bravo is a leading private equity investment firm building on a 30+ year history of providing equity and strategic support to experienced management teams and growing companies. The firm applies its own industry consolidation investment strategy and process, which seeks to create value by partnering with a company’s management to improve business operations and make strategic acquisitions that will accelerate growth. Thoma Bravo invests across multiple industries, with a particular focus on application and infrastructure software and financial and business services. The firm currently manages a series of private equity funds representing more than $4 billion of equity commitments. For more information, visit www.thomabravo.com.