Mike joined ABS Capital’s investment team in 2015 and focuses on investments in cybersecurity, FinTech, marketing/ecommerce and human capital/education. Prior to joining ABS Capital, Mike had been a successful entrepreneur, venture and growth investor, and operator. Immediately prior to ABS Capital, he was the founding CEO and then Executive Chairman of ICX Media, a data-as-a service company focused on serving leading marketing and media companies. Before launching ICX Media, Mike helped found Millennial Media, one of the first major mobile marketing and data companies, as a venture capitalist and later joined the company to lead its successful growth phase and IPO (NYSE:MM), serving as CFO and Executive Vice President. Prior to Millennial Media, Mike was a venture and growth investor at Columbia Capital where he led investments in data, software, and communications technology companies. Mike has held various operating roles in early and growth-stage technology businesses and has advised and invested in numerous data and technology companies throughout his career. He began his career as a corporate lawyer serving private equity/venture capital funds and early and growth stage technology businesses.
Mike is based in ABS Capital’s Washington, DC office and is actively involved in the local technology community. In his free time, he is actively involved with multiple charitable organizations and serves on various boards of the University of Virginia College Foundation. Mike lives in McLean, VA with his wife and two children.
BA, University of Virginia
JD, University of Virginia School of Law
Current Board Involvement
GuidePoint Security, LLC
Previous Board Involvement
Defy Media Management, LLC