Ted Coons

General Partner, Technology Crossover Ventures

Ted Coons joined TCV in 2011 and has nearly two decades of financial and investment experience in the technology sector. While he has investment experience across multiple technology sectors, he focuses primarily on IT infrastructure investment opportunities including all facets of enterprise and service provider IT.

Prior to TCV, Ted was a Managing Director in Blackstone’s Private Equity Group where he sourced, evaluated and executed investments across the technology sector. Before joining Blackstone, Ted was a Vice President in the Credit Suisse First Boston Technology Group where he was responsible for advising and financing the firm’s semiconductor and capital equipment clients.

Ted graduated magna cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania’s Jerome Fisher Program in Management and Technology, where he received a BS in Engineering from the School of Engineering and Applied Science and a BS in Economics from The Wharton School. He serves on the board of directors of Datto, ExtraHop and thinkingphones. He is also on the board of directors of Achievement First Brooklyn, an umbrella organization of 17 charter schools in Brooklyn, New York and the board of overseers of the Institute of Contemporary Art at the University of Pennsylvania.