Menlo Park

Brian Dudley Associate

Brian is an Associate responsible for supporting the Direct Investment Team in all aspects of the investment decision-making process.

Location: Menlo Park
Email: bdudley@adamsstreetpartners.com
Phone: +1 (650) 331-4867
Year Joined: 2013

Previous Experience:
GCA Savvian

Academic:
University of California, Berkeley, BS

Executive Assistant:
Kirsten Strain
kstrain@adamsstreetpartners.com
Assistant Phone: +1 (650) 331-4862

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Michael Lynn, M.D. Partner

Mike is responsible for sourcing and screening private equity investments in the medical device and biopharmaceutical sectors.

Mike serves on the Boards of Directors of Luminous Medical, MyHealthTeams, Pivot Medical, PneumRx, Revascular, TriReme and USGI Medical and is a Board Observer at GlobeImmune.

Location: Menlo Park
Email: kstrain@adamsstreetpartners.com
Phone: +1 (650) 331-4862
Year Joined: 2007

Previous Experience:
VantagePoint Venture Partners
Stanford University
Highland General Hospital
The White House

Academic:
Carleton College, BA, magna cum laude
Dartmouth Medical School, Pre-Clinical Sciences
UCLA School of Medicine, MD

Executive Assistant:
Kirsten Strain
kstrain@adamsstreetpartners.com
Assistant Phone: +1 (650) 331-4862

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Kelly Meldrum, CFA Partner

Kelly is a Partner primarily focused on the US portfolio with emphasis on venture capital and growth equity fund investments. She opened Adams Street Partners' California office in 2006. She is also responsible for managing relationships with several of Adams Street's managers including Accel, August, Benchmark, Berkshire and TA Associates. Kelly is a member of the Primary Investment Committee.

Location: Menlo Park
Email: kmeldrum@adamsstreetpartners.com
Phone: +1 (650) 331-4862
Year Joined: 2005

Previous Experience:
William and Flora Hewlett Foundation
Hewlett-Packard Corporation
Morgan Stanley & Company

Academic:
Bentley College, BS

Executive Assistant:
Kirsten Strain
kstrain@adamsstreetpartners.com
Assistant Phone: +1 (650) 331-4862

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Robin Murray Partner

Robin is responsible for sourcing and executing late stage venture and growth equity investments in the Internet, software and financial technology sectors.

Robin's investments include Couchbase, Criteo (CRTO), Donuts, Integral Technologies, RadiumOne, RetailMeNot (SALE), Rimini Street, HighTail (formerly You SendIt) and Zynga (ZNGA).  He was previously an investor in Ancestry.com (ACOM), Appshop (acquired by ATT), Bitfone (acquired by HPQ), Demand Media (DMD), Fotolog (acquired by HIM.Pa), Merchant eSolutions (acquired by Cielo S.A.), Mobile365 (acquired by SY now SAP), Omniture (OMTR), Placeware (acquired by MFST) and Vonage (VG).

Location: Menlo Park
Email: kleonard@adamsstreetpartners.com
Phone: +1 (650) 331-4864
Year Joined: 2008

Previous Experience:
3i Ventures
iPIN Corporation
McKinsey
Ernst and Young

Academic:
Bristol University, BS
Institute of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales, ACA
Stanford University Graduate School of Business, MBA

Executive Assistant:
Kerry Leonard
kleonard@adamsstreetpartners.com
Assistant Phone: +1 (650) 331-4864


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Andrew Nesbit Associate

Andrew is an Associate responsible for supporting the Direct Investment Team in all aspects of the investment decision-making process.

Location: Menlo Park
Email: kstrain@adamsstreetpartners.com
Phone: +1 (650) 331-4863
Year Joined: 2011

Previous Experience:
Stifel Nicolaus Weisel (formerly Thomas Weisel Partners)

Academic:
University of California, Berkeley, with honors, BS

Executive Assistant:
Kirsten Strain
kstrain@adamsstreetpartners.com
Assistant Phone: +1 (650) 331-4862

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David Welsh Partner

Dave is a Partner at Adams Street Partners, a global private equity firm. At ASP, Dave is responsible for sourcing and executing late stage venture and growth equity investments in the software/SAAS enterprise infrastructure and security sectors.

Dave serves on the Boards of Directors for BrightRoll, Damballa, Five9, Jaspersoft, KPG, LogRhythm, Matrixx Software, Mintigo and ThreatMetrix. Dave is also involved in the firm's investments in APT, At-Hoc, HighTail, Rimini Street, ServiceMax and Spiceworks. Dave’s past investments include: AVG (NYSE: “AVG”), Excellergy (Acquired by Brinvest), Jungo Software (Acquired by NDS), MxLogic (Acquired by McAfee), Solomio (Acquired by Openwave), Sportgenic (Acquired by Glam Media) and Vividence (Acquired by Keynote).

Location: Menlo Park
Email: kleonard@adamsstreetpartners.com
Phone: +1 (650) 331-4864
Year Joined: 2008

Previous Experience:
McAfee, Inc.
Partech International
Portal Software

Academic:
UC Berkeley and Harvard Law Schools, order of the coif, JD
UCLA, BA

Executive Assistant:
Kerry Leonard
kleonard@adamsstreetpartners.com
Assistant Phone: +1 (650) 331-4864


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Mike ZappertPrincipal

Mike is responsible for sourcing and leading expansion and late stage venture capital investments in the Big Data, cloud, SaaS and mobile sectors.

Mike led Adams Street's investments in Couchbase and ServiceMax, and is actively involved with Adams Street's investments in Atlantis Computing, Criteo, Matrixx Software, Five9, RetailMeNot (SALE), Zynga (ZNGA), HighTail, RadiumOne, Rimini Street and Integral Development. Previous investments include Demand Media (DMD), BlueLithium (acquired by Yahoo!) and Speakeasy (acquired by Best Buy).

Location: Menlo Park
Email: kleonard@adamsstreetpartners.com
Phone: +1 (650) 331-4864
Year Joined: 2009

Previous Experience:
3i Ventures
Credit Suisse

Academic:
Stanford University, BA, with Honors
and Phi Beta Kappa
Stanford University, MS

Executive Assistant:
Kerry Leonard
kleonard@adamsstreetpartners.com
Assistant Phone: +1 (650) 331-4864


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