Meet our Directors
Board of Directors
Dave Ament, Managing Partner, Parthenon Capital Partners
Dave Ament is a Managing Partner in Parthenon Capital Partners Boston office and is a current member of the Investment Committee. In 2003, he joined Parthenon as a Principal.
Dave is responsible for evaluating and executing new investment opportunities as well as working with existing portfolio companies on various strategic and financial initiatives. His investment focus is primarily targeted towards PCP activities in healthcare services and HCIT, business services and education. Dave has been involved in a number of portfolio company Board of Directors, including: Abeo, Inc., ADESA, Inc., Altegra Health (f/k/a Social Services Coordinators and The Coding Source), AmWINS Group, ASG Security, Bryant & Stratton College, Eliza Corporation, Insurance Auto Auctions, Intermedix Corporation (f/k/a Medical Consultants, Inc.), IWP and Triad Isotopes. He is also a member of the Board of Overseers at Mount Auburn Hospital in Cambridge, Massachusetts and the Trust board at Boston Medical Center.
Prior to joining PCP, Dave was a Principal at Audax Group, a private equity firm focused on middle-market companies, and an investment professional at Apollo Management, a large-cap global private equity firm. Mr. Ament earned his B.A., cum laude, from Harvard College
Andrew C. Dodson, Partner, Parthenon Capital Partners
Andrew Dodson joined Parthenon Capital Partners in 2005. He is an active investor in business services, financial services, insurance, software, and technology. Since joining PCP, Mr. Dodson has been actively involved with the firm’s investments in AmWINS Group, Wildlands, Bryant & Stratton, ASG, Ascension Insurance, Seaside National Bank & Trust, loanDepot and H.D. Vest.
Prior to joining Parthenon, Andrew was a Consultant with Bain & Co. While at Bain, he focused on mergers and acquisitions, cost control, and corporate strategy for middle market technology companies. Andrew was also a financial analyst for Enron Corporation in the company’s retail group. In this role, he structured multiyear swaps with companies in multiple industries to hedge their energy exposure. Prior to Enron, Andrew worked for Trilogy, Inc., an enterprise software company in Austin, Texas. At Trilogy, he focused primarily in business development, establishing partnerships to spur growth for one of Trilogy’s subsidiaries.
Andrew earned his B.A. – phi beta kappa, magna cum laude – from Duke University and his M.B.A with High Distinction as a Baker Scholar from Harvard Business School.
Matt Steinfort, Founder, Envysion
Matt is responsible for both the strategic direction and the day-to-day operation of Envysion. Prior to Envysion, Matt was SVP of Corporate Strategy at ICG Communications and held a variety of executive roles at Level 3 Communications, including VP of Consumer Voice, VP of Strategy and VP of Finance. Matt’s early career included stints at management consultancy Bain & Company and IT consultancy Cambridge Technology Partners. Matt received a bachelor’s in civil engineering and operations research from Princeton University and an MBA from the MIT-Sloan School of Management.