Business Talent Group, a NY-based platform for top independent consultants and executives doing project-based work, closed an $8m Series B funding.
The round was led by NextEquity Partners with participation from David and Katherine Bradley through the Bradley Family Trust; Ted Meisel, the former CEO of Overture and co-founder of AVIA Health Innovation; and numerous existing investors. In conjunction with the funding, NextEquity Managing Director Adam Hopkins will join BTG’s board as will Frank Williams, CEO of Evolent Health and former CEO and Chairman of The Advisory Board Company. Ted Meisel and NextEquity Principal Rami Reyes, will join as board observers.
The company intends to use the funds to accelerate growth by combining proprietary technology and data with its targeted client engagement model.
Led by Jody Greenstone Miller, CEO, and Amelia Tyagi, President, Business Talent Group is a global platform for top independent consultants and executives doing project-based work. The company combines technology and highly targeted client service to connect major corporations, private equity firms, and non-profits with thousands of curated and vetted independent professionals who are experts in their fields.
It has offices in Los Angeles, New York, Chicago, Austin, San Francisco, and Boston.