Deven Parekh of Insight Venture Partners announced earlier in 2014 the hiring of Euan Menzies as Venture Partner. This is part of Insight’s strategy to grow its multi-disciplinary approach to portfolio company and investment management. Mr. Menzies is the former CEO of Vertafore, Inc. He functioned in this role from 2001 until October of 2013.
Euan Menzies will provide strategic guidance to Insight Venture Partner professionals during the entire investment process. Moreover, he will give advice to portfolio company executives on management, operations, growth strategy, and Mergers & Acquisitions. He will perform this while assisting the company’s senior investment partners and Insight’s operations team of business executives.
Deven Parekh, managing director at Insight, explained, “Euan’s appointment to Venture Partner fits with our approach of deepening Insight’s software, operational and management expertise. We are thrilled to have him on our team.” Euan Menzies has worked in the software sector since the early 1990′s. He has a record of driving business transformation and innovation.