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Jonathan Busch joined HighBar Partners from TA Associates, a growth-focused private equity firm with $18 billion cumulative capital raised, where he was an Associate in the Technology Group. At TA, Mr. Busch led investment origination, transaction execution and portfolio management in the software vertical, evaluating and executing minority and majority growth recapitalizations, leveraged buyouts and take-private transactions. In that role, Mr. Busch completed two new platform investments in addition to several add-on acquisitions, divestitures and debt financings.
Prior to TA, Mr. Busch was an Analyst in the Technology, Media and Telecom Investment Banking group at Credit Suisse. In that role, Mr. Busch analyzed and advised on M&A assignments for a range of corporate clients and financial sponsors across the software, semiconductor, IT services and financial technology verticals. In addition, Mr. Busch completed IPOs and debt financings totaling more than $570 million in capital raised.
Mr. Busch holds an AB in Economics, cum laude, from Harvard University and an MBA from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, where he was a Palmer Scholar.