Spectrum Equity, a Boston and San Francisco-based growth equity firm, promoted Mike Farrell to managing director and Julia Kuo to vice president.
Mike Farrell, who joined the firm in 2009, focuses on investments in software, information services and the Internet. He has been closely involved with Spectrum’s investments in Bats, EagleView, Jagex, Jimdo, Litmus and RainKing. Prior to joining Spectrum, Farrell worked at Tudor Investment Corporation’s private equity arm.
Julia Kuo, who joined the firm in 2011, focuses on investor relations. Prior to joining Spectrum, she worked at Goldman Sachs.
Co-founded in 1994 by Brion Applegate and Bill Collatos, Spectrum Equity provides capital and strategic support to innovative companies partnering with entrepreneurs and management teams to build long-term value in software, information services and Internet companies.