Susquehanna Growth Equity has named Colin Day as a senior advisor. Day is the founder, chairman and CEO of iCIMS Inc.
BALA CYNWYD, PA, May 27, 2020 – Susquehanna Growth Equity (“SGE”) today announced that Colin Day has joined SGE as a senior advisor. In his new role, Day will work with the SGE team directly and support SGE portfolio company management teams on matters that are driving their businesses.
Colin is the founder, chairman, and former CEO of iCIMS, Inc. (“iCIMS”), the leading cloud platform for recruitment software solutions. With more than 1,000 employees and $250M in annual recurring revenue, iCIMS has grown to become the largest provider of hiring software and stands among Forbes’ top 100 fastest-growing private cloud companies in the country. iCIMS has expanded its product portfolio with multiple company acquisitions under Day’s leadership.
“For the past 20 years Colin has dedicated himself to building iCIMS, a SGE portfolio company, from the ground up to a $250M company delivering world-class products to over 4,000 clients. He is a creative and insightful leader, and we are pleased to have him join our team as a senior advisor,” said Scott Feldman, Managing Director. “Having known Colin for many years, we are confident our ecosystem will benefit from his experience and leadership.”
“Colin’s background in the Human Resource Technology space coupled with his experience building one of the leading private SaaS companies will provide unique value to the leaders of companies in our portfolio,” said David Badler, Head of Portfolio Value Creation. “I look forward to working with him on current and future Susquehanna portfolio companies.”
Colin commented, “I have long admired the Susquehanna team and I am pleased to work together in this new capacity. Throughout my career, I’ve embraced the power that technology can bring to companies as they seek to chart their own paths and create seamless customer experiences. I’m excited to take on this new role with SGE and its community to collaborate on projects that are shaping the future of business.”
Colin is widely recognized as a dynamic business leader and was named multiple times both one of the Highest Rated CEOs on Glassdoor.com for Small and Medium Companies and one of The SaaS Report’s Top 50 SaaS CEOs.
Susquehanna has invested in more than 55 growth-stage companies over the course of the firm’s 14-year history. The firm prides itself on its ability to provide founders and management teams with capital without a predetermined exit timeline and expertise to help accelerate their growth journeys.
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Susquehanna Growth Equity, LLC (“SGE”) invests in growth-stage technology companies in the software, information services, internet and financial technology sectors. The firm is backed by a unique and patient capital base that allows management teams the freedom and flexibility to maximize growth. To learn more, please visit us at www.sgep.com.