Thane is the Founder and Managing Partner of Focal Point Management. He is an entrepreneurial and highly motivated professional with nearly twenty years of international investment, marketing, and business development experience. Thane has experience acquiring privately held companies for both financial sponsors and strategic acquirers and was a founding member of a Chicago-area angel investor group focused on early-stage investments in technology companies. He is an experienced strategy and M&A professional with private equity experience. Thane also has expertise in both emerging international markets and high-growth domestic enterprises.
Thane has an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern, a master’s degree in engineering from Stanford University, and a bachelor’s degree in engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.