Head of Private Capital, Managing Director
Member of the Management Committee
Contact Rich Jasen
GCA Advisors, LLC
One Maritime Plaza, 25th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94111
United States of America
D: +1 (415) 318-3653
Digital Media, Software, Technology
Rich Jasen is a Managing Director, Head of the Private Capital Advisory Group and a member of the Management Committee at GCA. He joined GCA at its inception and has 23 years of experience assisting growth companies raise equity and debt capital. In his role, Rich sources and executes private capital transactions, as well as M&A, primarily focusing on digital media, software, technology and other high-growth companies.
Throughout his career, Rich has advised on approximately 100 transactions, accounting for more than $7 billion in total value. His clients have included Legendary Pictures, Zynga, Grapeshot, Luminar, Yext, Bitly, MediaMath, TOA Technologies and TouchTunes. His investor relationship network spans from early-stage venture capitalists to growth-focused private equity, later-stage buyout firms, and cross-over hedge funds. In addition, he works with lenders at all levels of the balance sheet.
Prior to joining GCA, he was at E*Offering/SoundView Technology Group, leading the firm’s West Coast private equity effort before its sale to Charles Schwab. Previously, Rich started in investment banking at Lehman Brothers and served as a corporate attorney with a Silicon Valley practice at Cooley Godward, advising startups and working with venture capitalists.
Rich received a BS in business and economics from UCLA and a JD from the University of Chicago Law School. He has served as a board member and advisory board member for several of his clients and regularly speaks at industry events about raising private capital.