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etouches is a fast growing company. Our investors have always supported us, trusting our efforts to bring to our customers the most loving software in the industry. Find out who’s behind etouches success.
Benjamin Levin, Founder and Partner, Level Equity
Benjamin Levin is a partner and founder at Level Equity. He has been an investor in growing media, software and services companies since 1997. Prior to founding Level Equity he was a Managing Director at Insight Venture Partners; previous professional experience includes Mentmore Holdings and Salomon Brothers, and he is a graduate of Harvard College.
Peter Longo, Senior Managing Director, Investments, Connecticut Innovations
Peter Longo is a senior managing director of investments at Connecticut Innovations, Inc. (CI) and has spent nearly 20 years in numerous roles at CI. Peter is currently responsible for evaluating investment opportunities, structuring investments and monitoring portfolio companies at CI. Peter’s past CI investments include: Achillion Pharmaceuticals (IPO), Cardium Health (acquired by Centene), CYA Technologies (acquired by enChoice), NeuVis (acquired by Rational Software), Nufern (acquired by Rofin-Sinar), SilverSky (acquired by BAE Systems) and Post-N-Track.
Alan Patricof, Managing Director, Greycoft LLC.
Founder and managing director of Greycroft LLC, Alan Patricof is a long time innovator and advocate for venture capital. Starting with Patricof & Co. Ventures Inc., a predecessor to Apax Partners, it is now one of the world’s leading private equity firms with over $41 billion under management. With a 40-plus year career in venture capital, Alan has been instrumental in growing the venture capital field from a base of high net-worth individuals to its position today with broad institutional backing, as well as playing a key role in the essential legislative initiatives that have guided its evolution. Alan is active in the New York and Washington communities as a board member of TechnoServe, Trickle Up Program, Global Advisory Board of Endeavor, Applied Sciences NYC Advisory Board, and the Initiative for Global Development (IGD) Leadership Council.
Peter Armstrong, Board Member
Active technology entrepreneur and investor, Peter Armstrong co-founded Triple Point Technology, a leading commodities management software business, in 1993 and was its chief executive officer until the sale of the company to the ION Group in 2013. Under Peter’s leadership, Triple Point launched a full suite of industry-leading and award-winning products and evolved into a global organization supporting the demanding needs of energy and commodity market participants in a wide range of industries. Independent validation of Peter’s leadership success included Triple Point being named a “Leader” in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Energy Trading and Risk Management in every year the study was published. In addition to serving as a director for etouches, Peter sits on the board of directors/advisors for several software and technology-enabled services companies, including Hanweck Associates, Mediant Communications, Eka Software Solutions, and Qliktag Software.
Oni Chukwu, Chief Executive Officer, etouches
K. Oni Chukwu, a veteran software industry executive, was appointed in September 2013 as President & CEO to lead etouches through its next phase of growth. Oni will also join the company’s Board of Directors. Oni brings a distinguished record of leading and managing exceptional customer growth, results-driven financial performance, and operational execution for market-dominant global enterprise software and ecommerce companies. He has 20+ years experience in growing global technology companies and working closely with enterprise business users around the world in providing them the software, technology tools and services they need to achieve their growth goals. Oni also has proven skills in recruiting and nurturing global talent to deliver best-in-class software and services for customers.