Jean-Paul SandayVice President
J.P. first joined Summit Partners in 2006 as an Associate. Today, as a Vice President, he focuses primarily on the technology sector. His investment experience includes Ascentis, Associa, Clearwater Analytics (acquired by Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe) and Smartsheet.
Prior to rejoining Summit in 2016, J.P. was the Vice President of Growth at CreativeLive, an online education company, where he built the organic and paid user acquisition functions, e-commerce monetization engine, and analytics team. Prior to joining CreativeLive, J.P. was Vice President of User Growth at Kiwi, a mobile gaming and entertainment company. J.P. has experience running several large-scale marketing campaigns on both Android and iOS across 90+ marketing channels and has led the creation of robust in-house analytics engines. J.P. also co-founded AdYip, a mobile ad network focused on driving high quality installs for app developers, and he spent time as a Product Manager at Amazon.
J.P. holds a BS in management, summa cum laude, from Boston College Carroll School of Management and an MBA from Stanford Graduate School of Business.