Deven Parekh , currently serves as a managing director of one of the fastest growing venture capital firms, Insight Venture Partners which he joined in 2000. Insight Venture Partners is a venture capital/growth equity firm that's based in New York. They have approximately $3 billion of capital under management, focusing on investments in enterprise software, technology and most recently over the last couple of years probably its biggest focus has been the Internet-enabled sector.
- Deven Parekh, was previously a Principal investment banker specializing in mergers and acquisitions at Berenson Minella & Company (1992-1999), a merchant bank in New York. He graduated magna cum laude from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania with a BS in Economics.
- Prior to Berenson Minella, Deven Parekh was with The Blackstone Group, where he was involved in both M & A advisory and principal activities.
- Deven Parekh proudly sits on the board of Publicolor a non-profit organization that uses color, and painting to engage and motivate disaffected teenaged students. Publicolor enables students to work together to improve the quality and appearance of their learning environments.
- Deven Parekh is a Henry Crown Fellow of The Aspen Institute. This fellowship honors the memory of Chicago industrialist Henry Crown (1896-1990), whose legendary career was marked by a lifelong commitment to honor, integrity, industry and philanthropy.
To get the best return on your investment remember, Deven Parekh has a proven track record with successful results in software, technology, and internet businesses.