Curt Witte is a Partner at Bregal Sagemount who founded and leads the Growth Factors portfolio operations team. Growth Factors partners with companies to realize high yield growth and operations enhancement, resulting in accelerated enterprise value creation. Curt is a Silicon Valley tech leader and investor, with over 20 years of operating experience and a track record of driving profitable hyper growth. His methods for tripling the enterprise value of companies is outlined in From Impossible to Inevitable: How SaaS and Other Hyper-Growth Companies Create Predictable Revenue by Aaron Ross and Jason Lemkin. Prior to joining Bregal Sagemount, Curt was a Partner at Symphony Technology Group, founded and sold two profitable software businesses with over $50 million in revenue, and had General Management P&L responsibility for two multi-billion dollar businesses at AT&T and Cardinal Health. Curt received a BS in Economics from the University of Chicago, and an MBA from the JL Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University.
Previous experience as a Silicon Valley tech leader includes founding and scaling VC start-up ventures by over 14x and driving large upticks in growth and profitability for billion-dollar Fortune 50 lines of business. Curt has broad scale six sigma experience in leading strategy, branding, marketing, sales, product, design, service, operations, development, finance, BD, and M&A activities. He has special tech knowledge in API centric development, mobile apps, big data platforms, social video looping, gamification, and high-impact social sales.