Patrick McLaughlin joined Abry in 2021. He is responsible for analyzing new investments, working with portfolio companies, and supporting sale transactions. Prior to joining Abry, Patrick was a member of the investment team at Guidepost Growth Equity (FKA: North Bridge Growth Equity), where he sourced and executed a variety of structured equity investments in the vertical software and data services sectors. Previously, he was an investment banking analyst in the Technology, Media & Telecommunications group at Guggenheim Partners. Patrick is a graduate of Williams College, where he earned his B.A. in Political Economy and English.