Tyler is Partner and Research Director at Catalyst Investors, a growth private equity firm based in New York. Tyler leads Catalystís research efforts. Tyler evaluates and leads portfolio investments, with a focus on software-as-a-service, digital media and cloud computing. He is also responsible for coordinating Catalystís efforts in evaluating industry sectors, formulating sector investment strategies, and generating deal flow in Catalystís target sectors.
Tyler currently serves on the Boards of Codero (as Chairman), MINDBODY, and Alert Solutions. He previously served on the Boards of TCP Communications (sold to Global Tower Partners), Oneida Communications (sold to Sprint/ Clearwire), Nine Systems (sold to Akamai Technologies) and Catalyst Repository Systems (sold to FTV Capital).
Prior to joining Catalyst in 2000, Tyler was a Vice President in Toronto Dominion Bank's Media, Telecom & Technology Group. He earned a BA, with honors, in Economics from Middlebury College and is also a CFA Charter holder. Tyler blogs about markets, technology and economics at www.tylernewton.com. You can follow him on Twitter (@tylernewton).