David Zug joined Harbourvest in 2005 and focuses on sourcing, evaluating, and executing venture, growth equity, and buyout Direct investments. David co-led the expansion of the firm’s international business to Canada and the opening of the Toronto office. David led many direct investments, including Boosted.ai, Miovision, PartnerStack, Q4 Inc. (TSE:QFOR), Sonder (NASDAQ:SOND), and Wave Financial (acquired by H&R Block) in Canada as well as Benefitmall (acquired by Carlyle), RCN (acquired by TPG), Saba Software (acquired by Cornerstone OnDemand), SafeNet (acquired by Gemalto), TeamViewer (FRA:TMV), and Zayo (NYSE: ZAYO).
He currently serves as board observer for Procurify and Samdesk. David’s prior experience includes several years at the global strategy consulting firm The Monitor Group (now Monitor Deloitte), focusing on growth strategies for corporate and private equity clients.
David received a BA cum laude from Dartmouth College and an MBA from the Darden School at the University of Virginia. He served for several years on the endowment investment committee of the Trinity Church in the City of Boston and as a Trustee of Thompson Island Outward Bound.