Kurien is responsible for the overall strategy, direction and vision for Anju. Kurien is an experienced executive having held CEO and CFO positions in several industries over the past 25 years. Having completed over 30 acquisitions, Kurien has successfully negotiated and integrated these companies to ensure optimum customer and shareholder value. Kurien serves on several company boards as an independent Director and is an Executive Partner at Blue Cloud Ventures. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales and holds an Advanced Management Certificate from the Sloan School of Management at MIT. Kurien is a graduate of University of Madras.
Mark Emkjer is a health care executive with over 35 years of experience in the provider, health plan and life sciences sectors. He is a seasoned CEO who has created and implemented strategies to significantly improve performance while maximizing shareholder value. He is known in the industry for M & A, turnarounds and rapid growth situations. Mark most recently served as CEO of WebMD Health Services. Mark currently serves on the board of directors at Care Payment, The Rancho Santa Fe Foundation and most recently joined the board of Anju Software Inc. Mark earned a Finance degree from Florida Atlantic University and an MBA from the University of Miami, Florida
Brian St. Jean joined Abry in 2005. He has originated, supervised and sold numerous companies in Abry’s targeted areas. Areas of focus have included data centers, cybersecurity, business services and human capital management. Prior to joining Abry, Brian was a manager in PricewaterhouseCoopers’s mergers and acquisitions group focusing on the entertainment, media and communications industries. He is a graduate of the University of Rhode Island with high distinction.
Greg Sheldon joined Abry in 2016. He is responsible for performing the diligence work on new investments, working with portfolio companies and supporting sale transactions. Prior to joining Abry, Greg was a member of the investment team at HGGC. Previously, he was an investment banking analyst at Barclays and an investment analyst at Prudential Capital. Greg is a graduate of Boston College.
Tyler Wick joined Abry in 2011. Tyler is focused on Abry’s senior equity funds. He has originated, supervised and sold numerous investments in Abry’s targeted sectors. Areas of focus include software, information services, business services and healthcare IT. Prior to joining Abry, Tyler held senior positions at Ticonderoga Capital where he invested in growth-equity and mezzanine investments in software, healthcare, business and information services companies. Prior to Ticonderoga, he served in the investment banking division of Advest. Tyler is a graduate of Amherst College.