Gary is a Managing Director at Raine. Based in San Francisco, Gary focuses on advisory assignments and principal investments in the consumer internet, digital media and technology sectors. Prior to joining Raine, Gary helped the founding team establish Buckthorn Partners LLP, a London based private equity firm specializing in growth capital investments and acquisitions in the oil field service sector. Before joining Buckthorn, Gary spent several years in London and New York at UBS, Lazard and Credit Suisse advising Financial Sponsors and their portfolio companies on a range of M&A, capital market and strategic advisory assignments. Prior to his career in finance, Gary spent the first six years of his career in the internet and digital media space, most recently as a senior member of the Media Group at Yahoo! leading monetization strategy. He currently serves on the board of directors of Foursquare.
Gary received a B.A. from Seattle University in Finance and Economics and an M.B.A. from Columbia Business School.