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Ms. Gretchen Frary Guandolo

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Managing Director

Local Address: Mclean, Virginia, United States
Clearsight Advisors Inc
1650 Tysons Boulevard, Suite 220
McLean, Virginia 22102
United States

Company Description: We formed Clearsight to build a merchant bank with one simple purpose: to serve as an advocate and critical, long-term partner to our clients. At Clearsight,...   more
Background

Employment History

Board Memberships and Affiliations

Education

  • B.A. , International Studies
    Jackson School of International Studies at the University of Washington
  • MBA , finance
    Chicago Booth Graduate School of Business
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Gretchen Guandolo | Clearsight Advisors
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Gretchen Guandolo
Gretchen Frary Guandolo is a Partner and Managing Director of Clearsight Advisors.
Prior to joining Clearsight, Gretchen served as a senior member of the M&A teams at Agility Advisors and Updata Capital where she executed over 30 M&A and financing transactions for software and information technology services clients and led the Government Technology practice. During the financial crisis, Gretchen worked with PricewaterhouseCoopers in assisting the federal government with divestitures of assets acquired through bank failures across the US. Gretchen began her career with Arthur Andersen where she spent four years in the Global Emerging Markets group working in Russia and Egypt on privatization and public -private partnership programs.
Gretchen's experience includes sell-side, buy-side and recapitalization transactions for private and public companies. She has investment banking experience in a number of related industry sectors including public sector technology, professional services and software.
Gretchen's personal background includes negotiating with her three children on a daily basis and volunteering in school programs such as co-Chair of the MadScience and Foreign Language programs.
Gretchen earned a B.A. in International Studies from the Jackson School of International Studies at the University of Washington and later earned an MBA in finance from the Chicago Booth Graduate School of Business.
Gretchen Guandolo Joins Clearsight Advisors | Clearsight Advisors
clearsightadvisors.com, 30 Nov 2011 [cached]
Gretchen Guandolo Joins Clearsight Advisors Posted onNovember 30, 2011byClearsight Insights
Business Services and Technology investment bank, Clearsight Advisors, announced that Gretchen Guandolo has joined the team as a Partner and Managing Director. Guandolo has 15 years of experience as an M&A advisor and consultant to IT and business services companies, in both the public and private sectors.
She will leverage her experience in IT Services, Software, Public Sector Technology and SaaS businesses to further the Clearsight franchise. Guandolo is a former colleague of Clearsight founders Joel Kallett and Greg Treger, having previously worked with them for close to a decade.
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"We're thrilled to bring Gretchen on board to reunite a team with a track record of significant success in M&A, capital raising and strategic advisory services," said Clearsight Co-founder and Managing Director, Joel Kallett.
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Guandolo was most recently a Director at PricewaterhouseCoopers' Public Sector Financial Services Group, where she led the firm's Federal Transactions group. She was instrumental in assisting the government through Securitization and Structured Transaction divestiture activity from assets acquired as a result of the global financial crisis.
Guandolo's robust M&A advisory experience includes transactions with companies such as CA, EMC, SAP, CACI, and Northrop Grumman. Previously, she held senior investment banking roles at KippsDeSanto and Agility Advisors, a firm she co-founded. Guandolo also worked with Kallett and Treger at boutique technology M&A firm, Updata Capital, for seven years.
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"Gretchen was a key part of our plans from the beginning," added Greg Treger, Clearsight Co-founder and Managing Director.
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Guandolo said, "We are building the leading merchant bank in the DC-region focused on high growth technology companies.
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Gretchen started her career with Arthur Andersen in their Emerging Markets Group and spent her first two years overseas working on privatization projects.As Director of Administration, she helped establish the AA Emerging Markets office in Moscow, Russia growing the office to 200 employees working on several USAID and World Bank projects.She also helped establish the St. Petersburg and Tashkent, Uzbekistan offices.Gretchen later worked as Assistant Project Manager on a $30 million Egyptian Privatization Project funded by USAID in Cairo, Egypt.Gretchen
was the primary client contact and responsible for the creation and execution of the project work plan, which included identifying and preparing companies for sale.Upon returning to the USA, Gretchen worked in the Arthur Andersen Government Services Group as a consultant on US government reengineering and privatization projects.
Prior to joining Updata Capital, Gretchen worked for FBR Technology Venture Partners where she analyzed investment opportunities focused on four industry sectors: e-commerce, Internet, enterprise applications and telecommunications for their $50 million venture fund.
Gretchen graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Washington Jackson School of International Studies.She earned an International Masters in Business Administration from the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business.
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Gretchen Guandolo - Vice President
Updata Capital | Leadership Team
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Gretchen Guandolo joined Updata Capital in 1999.She is a Vice President and currently leads Updata's involvement in the federal IT services market.Ms. Guandolo has executed over 20 transactions within the enterprise software and IT services market, including such notable deals as the sale of Digital Systems International to CACI, divestiture of several Computer Associates' (CA) business units, the sale of Landmark Systems (LDMK) to Allen Systems Group and the sale of ARC (ALRC) to Pomeroy Solutions.
Prior to joining Updata, Ms. Guandolo was an Associate with FBR Technology Venture Partners where she analyzed investment opportunities primarily in the enterprise application software and telecommunications markets.Ms. Guandolo started her career with Arthur Andersen in their Global Emerging Markets practice.As Director of Administration, she helped establish the AA Emerging Markets office in Moscow, Russia growing the office to 200 employees working on several USAID and World Bank projects.She also helped establish the St. Petersburg and Tashkent, Uzbekistan offices.Ms. Guandolo later worked as Assistant Project Manager on a $30 million Egyptian Privatization Project funded by USAID in Cairo, Egypt.
Ms. Guandolo graduated with a B.A. from the University of Washington Jackson School of International Studies, and earned an M.B.A. from the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business.She is a board member and Vice President of Destination Cure, a non-profit organization dedicated to raising money and awareness for Multiple Sclerosis.
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