Vesper Investment Company concentrates on a relatively small number of projects at any given point in time.
Vesper Investment Company’s President and Founder, Courtlandt Gates, works on every assignment.
Vesper Investment Company brings a high level of sophistication to the middle market.
Vesper Investment Company has particular expertise as an advisor to sellers and buyers in low technology industry consolidations.
Vesper Investment Company designs a customized process for each transaction.
Vesper Investment Company has an extensive network of experts upon which to draw for guidance.
Vesper Investment Company’s success depends on client satisfaction and subsequent referrals.
Vesper Investment Company is driven to succeed.
President and Founder
Courtlandt Gates is the President and Founder of Vesper Investment Company. Mr. Gates has a broad business background. Mr. Gates arranged interest rate and currency swaps in New York and Tokyo for Morgan Stanley. He traded high-yield bonds at Goldman, Sachs in New York. He arranged and invested in management buyouts at Seagate Capital Partners which he co-founded. Mr. Gates managed one of Seagate's portfolio companies and sold it to a public, strategic buyer. He managed the corporate development activity of a public company engaged in the roll-up of an industry. He was CEO for five years of Clearwater Analytics, a software as a service (SaaS) provider of web-based investment portfolio reporting. Mr. Gates is a magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa graduate of Harvard College and a graduate of Harvard Business School.