Jeffrey P. McCarthy
Partner, North Bridge Venture Partners
Jeff McCarthy joined North Bridge Venture Partners in December 1998. Jeff supported Nasuni co-founder Andres Rodriguez in his previous venture, Archivas, which was acquired by Hitachi Data Systems in 2006. Jeff’s other recent successes include the 2009 initial public offering of A123, an advanced battery maker. Prior to becoming an investor, Jeff had a distinguished career in sales and operations. As President and CEO of New Oak Communications, a leading provider of extranet access switches, he oversaw all operations and shepherded the company through its acquisition by Bay Networks. Jeff stayed on after the acquisition as VP and General Manager of the Access Division. Before New Oak, Jeff was VP of Sales and Business Development at Cadia Networks, a developer of ATM concentrator products for the service provider marketplace. Jeff also held various senior management positions earlier in his career, including VP of Carrier Operations at Wellfleet Communications/Bay Networks. A magna cum laude graduate of Northeastern University, School of Management, Jeff received his master’s in business administration (also magna cum laude) from Bentley College.