Adam Marcus

Adam Marcus

Managing Director

Adam joined OpenView in 2009 and is currently on the boards of several of its portfolio companies.

Prior to joining OpenView, Adam worked at Battery Ventures focusing on investments in SaaS, e-commerce and digital media. At Battery, Adam was on the Board of J. Hilburn, a Board Observer at ExactTarget (NYSE: ET), and was actively involved with Cortera. Prior to Battery, Adam was Director of Corporate Development for The Boston Celtics, where he led strategic initiatives for the team. He also worked at Lycos (sold to Telefonica), where he was responsible for M&A, private equity and joint venture investment within North America, Europe and Asia. Earlier in his career, Adam worked in Business Development at Gamesville.com (sold to Lycos) and at Tripod.com, which was an early innovator in the online community space (sold to Lycos).

Education

Adam earned a bachelor’s degree in psychology and Spanish from Franklin and Marshall College and an MBA from the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth.

Did you know?

Adam wrote the business plan for Grassroots Soccer, a nonprofit working to eradicate Aids in Africa through the power of soccer.  He sits on the strategic growth committee of KIPP Boston, which is revolutionizing the way we educate children.  He is also a founding member of the First Growth Venture Network and on the Executive Committee.