Ben Bisconti

Ben Bisconti is a Senior Advisor at Accel­-KKR and previously was an active member of the Accel-­KKR investment team for ten years.

Prior to joining Accel­-KKR, Ben was a Managing Director in the Credit Suisse First Boston Technology Group where he was Head of the Global Communications Equipment practice. At CSFB, he led a team of 30 professionals in the U.S., Europe and Asia advising technology clients in the areas of public and private equity, convertible debt, equity derivatives and mergers and acquisitions. Ben’s team executed over 150 transactions with an aggregate value in excess of $50 billion. Prior to joining CSFB, Ben was a Managing Director in the technology group at Robertson Stephens where he worked with companies in the areas of communications software and equipment, computer systems and peripherals, data storage and digital imaging technologies.

Ben’s current board seats include: HighWire Press.

Ben’s former selected directorships include: Applied Predictive Technologies, Endurance (sold to a private equity consortium in 2011 for $1.0 billion), iTradeNetwork (sold to Roper Industries for $525 million in 2010), Datapipe, Saber (sold to EDS in 2007 for $460 million), Alias (sold to Autodesk in 2006 for $197 million) and Savista (sold in two transactions to Accenture and Torex Retail Systems in 2006).

Ben received his M.B.A. from The Anderson School at UCLA and his A.B. in Economics from Harvard College.