Adam Marcus

Adam Marcus

Managing Director

Adam joined OpenView in 2009 and is currently on the Boards of Fieldaware, Kareo, Instructure, Monetate, Spredfast, uSamp and UnBoundID.

Prior to joining OpenView, Adam worked at Battery Ventures focusing on investments in software and e-commerce . At Battery, Adam was on the Board of J. Hilburn, a Board observer at ExactTarget (ET, acq SFDC for $2.7B), 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 (sold to Lycos) and at, which was an early innovator in the online community space (sold to Lycos).


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 is on the Board at Compass Working Capital which helps low income families achieve their dreams and become financially secure. He is also a founding member of the First Growth Venture Network and on the Executive Committee. While in business school Adam helped write the business plan Grassroots Soccer, a nonprofit working to eradicate Aids in Africa through the power of soccer.