Adam Ramsey

Partner

Meet Adam Ramsey

Adam has been building the senior management teams for leading-edge technology companies since 1995, starting his career with Ramsey Beirne Associates before co-founding Kindred Partners.

Over the years, Adam has worked on CEO and VP-level searches for Internet Services, SMB Services, SaaS and IoT companies.

Adam was born in NYC and graduated from the University of Maryland. Before entering executive search, Adam worked in national advertising sales for Petry, Inc. He lives in Palo Alto with his wife and two kids, and splits time between our East Coast & West Coast offices.

Experience

Adam has helped to build the senior executive teams at portfolio companies including:

  • Bleacher Report (acquired by Time Warner)
  • Climate Corporation (acquired by Monsanto)
  • CodeFresh
  • CommonBond
  • Entytle
  • EyeView
  • Feedzai
  • Gilt Groupe
  • GoDaddy (IPO)
  • Jawbone
  • Kobo (acquired by Rakuten)
  • Lookout
  • Lytro
  • NationBuilder
  • NoWait (acquired by Yelp)
  • Eversight
  • Quizlet
  • Ripple
  • Set Media (acquired by Conversant)
  • ShopKeep
  • Strava
  • Touch of Modern
  • Turn (acquired by Amobee)
  • Udemy
  • Yume (IPO)
  • ZocDoc

Previous portfolio companies include Amazon (IPO), BabyCenter, Control4 (IPO), Danger (acquired by Microsoft), Dapper (acquired by Google), DNAnexus, GreenBorder (acquired by Google), Good Technology (acquired by Motorola), Shutterfly (IPO), SideStep (acquired by Kayak), and Yodle (acquired by Web.com).