Jared Furutani is a director at AQ Technology Partners and has over ten years of experience advising middle market technology companies through complex M&A and capital raise transactions. Jared has closed over 25 transactions with an aggregate value of over $1.5 billion.
Jared has extensive experience advising technology companies across a variety of technology sectors including enterprise software, eCommerce, real estate tech, industrial tech, IoT, networking, systems and semiconductors. He has executed transactions with some of the most active strategic acquirers and private equity sponsors including Verizon, News Corp, Intel, Avago, Francisco Partners and GTCR. In addition, he has significant experience executing cross-border transactions in geographies around the world, including Canada, Denmark, England, Japan, Romania, Sweden, Taiwan and Thailand.
Prior to joining AQ Technology Partners, Jared spent 10 years with Pagemill Partners performing technology M&A and started his investment banking career with in the M&A Advisory practice of Duff & Phelps Securities in Los Angeles. Jared previously worked at PricewaterhouseCoopers, proving assurance services for both SEC and privately-held clients, with an emphasis on technology and middle market.
Jared earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in accounting and information systems from the University of Washington. He is a Certified Public Accountant and holds Series 7 and 63 licenses.