Todd has spent over 15 years as a growth equity investor prior to co-founding Silversmith Capital Partners. Todd joined Bain Capital Ventures in 2006, serving as a Managing Director upon his return to the firm in 2012 from Silicon Valley where he co-led the growth equity effort at Accel Partners. While at BCV, Todd focused on growth equity investments in the technology sector, with a particular emphasis on application SaaS and information services. Prior to BCV, Todd worked at Summit Partners as an Associate and later Vice President, as well as in operating roles at several private companies, including Synapse Group, the predecessor company to Priceline.com.
Todd’s past investment experience includes Appriss (acquired by Insight Venture Partners), Ameritox, Archer (acquired by RSA/EMC), Dealer.com (acquired by Dealertrack), iPay (acquired by Jack Henry & Assoc.), SurveyMonkey, Wrike and Yapstone. He received an AB, cum laude, in English from Dartmouth College and an MBA with Honors from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.
Todd lives with his wife and two children in Newton, MA where he serves on the Board of Trustees of The Park School in Brookline and is actively involved with Cradles to Crayons. He is an avid reader of modern fiction and is slowly sliding back into the misery of being a Red Sox fan that plagued his youth.