- BS, Business Management, DePaul University
- Northern Trust, Chicago, IL
- JPMorgan Chase, Chicago, IL
"They never tell you what to do. They show you what you can do. They have great benchmarks. On day one we restructured the company for the long term positioning of the company. For the 4 years they owned us [we had] a strong board structure with influence, but I felt I ran the company the entire time…. They are trying to help you fundamentally build value. I viewed Thoma Bravo as one of the best coaches I’ve ever had; my sales manager and CFO would say the same thing."— Jim Johnson, CEO, Tripwire, Inc.