Tim is a founder and Managing General Partner of Alta Equity Partners, a Boston based private equity firm. He joined the predecessor firm Burr, Egan, Deleage & Co. in 1989 and has been leading Alta’s involvement in various business segments including the software and technology sectors.
In this capacity, Tim has served on numerous Boards of Directors of for profit companies. He began his career in 1986 at the Bank of Boston in the Acquisition Finance Division, structuring and monitoring the performance of management buyouts in cash flow industries.
Tim received a degree in Economics from Wesleyan University. He is a founding Board Member and the Immediate Past Chairman of the Board of Year Up (yearup.org). He is the former Chairman of the Board of The Big Brothers Big Sisters of Massachusetts Bay and an active Big Brother since 1984. He is currently the Board Chairman of Shining Hope for Communities.