Deven Parekh (Insight Venture Partners) announced previously in 2014 the hire of Euan Menzies as Venture Partner. This is part of the firm’s approach to increase its multi-disciplinary method of portfolio company and investment management. Mr. Menzies is the former CEO of Vertafore, Inc. Mr. Menzies functioned in this capacity from 2001 until October of 2013.
Euan Menzies will offer strategic guidance to Insight professionals during the entire investment process. Furthermore, he will give advice to portfolio company executives on Mergers & Acquisitions, growth strategy, management, as well as operations. He will execute this while assisting the firm’s operations team of business executives and senior investment partners.
Deven Parekh, a Managing Director at Insight Venture Partners, stated, “Euan’s appointment to Venture Partner fits with our approach of deepening Insight’s software, operational and management expertise. We are thrilled to have him on our team.” Euan Menzies has been effective in the software sector since the early 90′s. He’s got a record of pushing business improvement and innovation.