The Marlin & Associates team is comprised of a group of seasoned professionals who have an unrelenting commitment to maximize value for our clients. Collectively, our team has advised on more than 200 financial Technology, Data and Analytics transactions in 27 countries countries around the world. Much of the team has been together since shortly after the firm was founded more than a dozen years ago. Several M&A partners have held global C-level and senior operating roles in relevant industry sectors. This deep operating experience combined with extensive transaction expertise enables Marlin & Associates to provide an unparalleled level of strategic and financial advice to our clients as well as execution capability in nearly every conceivable situation.
Our team has an extensive 17+ year track record of success during which we have built strong relationships that allow us to unlock shareholder value for our clients.
Gerry Mintz is an advisor to Marlin & Associates.
For more than 25 years Gerry has been leading technology-based information businesses and providing strategic advice and guidance as these firms develop and implement innovative product and market growth strategies.
As a former operating executive, Gerry has profitably grown global businesses in both public and private equity portfolio companies. He has held all line management operating titles, including Chairman & CEO. Today, as a consultant and Independent Director, he leverages his deep background in FinTech and the information industry, helping companies accelerate growth with bold, yet realistic, strategies.
Gerry began his career as a systems engineer with a Toronto-based engineering consulting firm. He was recruited by Hewlett-Packard as a project leader, with responsibility for development and management of products in the Industrial Controls market, a forerunner of the Internet of Things. He gained startup experience when he was he was recruited as EVP Sales & Marketing for EJV Partners, LP, an information and software vendor delivering fixed income analytical tools. (a “Bloomberg killer”.) His subsequent operating responsibilities included President, Executive Programs for Gartner, Inc., Executive Vice President and Global Head of Enterprise Solutions for Reuters, Inc., and Division President and CEO with two units within Thomson Financial Services. He also has been CEO of two global PE-backed Information & Analytics businesses in the FinTech market. In his consulting capacity, he has companies and investors identify acquisition opportunities and perform due diligence.
Gerry holds a Ph.D. and Master’s Degree in Electrical Engineering (Biomedical) from the University of Toronto and a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from the University of Manitoba. He resides with his wife in Greenwich, Connecticut, and enjoys the arts, fine dining, and his favorite passion, being an architect of technology-driven company growth.