Richard Wells has over 20 years of experience in investing and advising managers of high growth technology companies. He joined Insight in 2005 and focuses on investments in application software, infrastructure management, DevOps, and cybersecurity. Richard has sponsored over 24 investments at Insight and has realized 14 acquisitions and 2 IPOs. He has sponsored investments across the United States, Europe, and Israel. He currently serves on the boards of directors of CentralReach, Checkmarx, Commercetools, Jama Software, OneTrust, Sonarsource, Storable, and Tenable (NASDAQ: TENB). He is also active with the boards of AMCS and Sysdig.
Richard received a BS from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania (Phi Beta Kappa, summa cum laude) and an MBA from Harvard Business School. Richard is a member of the Advisory Council of the Semper Fi Fund, a non-profit organization focused on assisting combat wounded, critically ill and catastrophically injured veterans and their families. He grew up in Southern California and resides in New York City with his wife, son, and daughter.