C.J. FitzgeraldManaging Director
C.J. first joined Summit Partners in 1990 as an Associate. Today, as a Managing Director, he focuses primarily on the technology and education sectors.
C.J. has served as a board director for many companies, including three public companies. He is currently a director of Infor Global Solutions, Ruffalo Noel Levitz, and Trident University International. His previous directorships include Access Information Management (acquired by Berkshire Partners), Answers (acquired by Apax Partners), GoldenGate Software (acquired by Oracle), Heald College (acquired by Corinthian Colleges), Help/Systems, M-Audio (acquired by Avid Technology), Mo Industries (acquired by VF Corporation), Ubiquiti Networks (NASDAQ: UBNT) and WebSideStory (NASDAQ: WSSI).
Prior to rejoining Summit in 2001, C.J. attended business school, and was founder and Chief Executive Officer of North Systems. He holds a BS in computer science, with Honors, from the Georgia Institute of Technology and an MBA from Harvard Business School, where he was a Baker Scholar.