Vector Capital has named Anupam Banerjee as a managing director and head of value creation. Recently, he was a partner at McKinsey & Company.
SAN FRANCISCO – November 11, 2020 — Vector Capital, a leading private equity firm specializing in transformational investments in established technology businesses, today announced Anupam Banerjee has joined the firm as a Managing Director and Head of Value Creation. At Vector Capital, Mr. Banerjee will work with the firm’s investment team to underwrite new investments and assist portfolio companies to develop and execute go-to-market strategies, drive growth, and improve profitability.
Mr. Banerjee brings nearly two decades of proven technology industry and operating experience to Vector Capital. He was most recently a Partner in McKinsey & Company’s Technology, Media & Telecom and Marketing & Sales Practices and a leader in its global software team, where he executed large-scale B2B sales and marketing transformations on behalf of multi-national software, hardware, services, and telecom clients.
“Vector Capital’s value creation team is a fundamental element of our approach to driving operational improvement across the portfolio. In Anupam, we have added a capable leader with a proven track record of improving global technology businesses and a deep understanding of our core sectors,” said Alex Slusky, Managing Director and Chief Investment Officer at Vector Capital. “Vector has had a very active 2020, and we look forward to leveraging Anupam’s expertise as we identify compelling investment opportunities and lead business transformations that deliver strong outcomes for our investors.”
“Vector Capital has built an impressive 23-year track record of investing in and transforming technology businesses and I am thrilled to be joining its leadership team of experienced investors, operators, and executives,” said Mr. Banerjee. “I look forward to leading Vector’s value creation team and driving value across its portfolio.”
Prior to joining McKinsey in 2005, Mr. Banerjee held positions at Lucent Technologies’ Bell Labs and Calix Networks. He studied Electrical & Computer Engineering and Economics and has an undergraduate degree from the Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay and a PhD and Masters’ degree from Carnegie Mellon University.
About Vector Capital
Vector Capital is a leading global private equity firm specializing in transformational investments in established technology businesses. With more than $3 billion of capital under management, Vector actively partners with management teams to devise and execute new financial and business strategies that materially improve the competitive standing of businesses and enhance value for employees, customers, and all stakeholders. For more information, visit http://www.vectorcapital.com.