New senior leaders enhance Circumference Group’s investment expertise and ongoing efforts to help partner companies deliver long-term and sustainable value to their customers
LITTLE ROCK, Ark., Oct. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Circumference Group, a unique, operationally-focused investment firm led by former Endurance International CEO Jeff Fox, today named Kurt Silverman, Luca Sechi and Virgil Prewitt to newly created leadership positions focused on growing the firm’s private investing strategy. In their roles, Mr. Silverman, Mr. Sechi and Mr. Prewitt will leverage their significant operational and strategic experience to further strengthen Circumference Group’s ability to provide support to its partner companies.
Circumference Group invests in both public and private companies, providing committed long-term capital and ongoing support to help its partners build sustainable and successful businesses. The firm uses its collective operational and investment experience to ensure its partner companies integrate relentless customer focus across all business functions.
“At Circumference Group, we believe the long-term success of a company is based on its ability to deliver sustainable value to customers,” said Mr. Fox, CEO and Founder, Circumference Group. “I have personally worked with Kurt, Luca and Virgil in multiple situations over the last decade, and I am thrilled to welcome them to Circumference Group as we continue to expand our investing platform.”
Kurt Silverman serves as Chief Technology Officer of Circumference Group, focusing on technology assessment and strategic review while simultaneously guiding the technology execution of private portfolio companies. He brings to Circumference Group more than 35 years designing, developing, implementing, managing, and selling mission critical global B2C and B2B platforms for the internet, media, communications, energy and e-commerce industries.
Prior to joining Circumference Group, Mr. Silverman held senior positions at Endurance International, Limelight Networks, Convergys, Comverse, CSG International, Lucent, Bell Labs and Kenan Systems. He also serves as a research advisor for Cybersecurity at MIT Sloan School of Management. Mr. Silverman holds a master’s degree in Management Information Systems from M.I.T. Sloan School of Management and a bachelor’s degree in Economics from M.I.T.