Mr. Kasser is the Talent Partner for the WCAS technology team. Focusing on executive talent strategy and management, he is responsible for helping WCAS’s technology companies to build outstanding leadership teams. He brings to WCAS more than a decade of executive search experience having placed hundreds of leaders in many of the technology industry’s top organizations. Prior to joining WCAS in 2019, Mr. Kasser served as Partner and head of executive talent for Lightspeed Venture Partners. Earlier he was a longtime partner at Russell Reynolds Associates, one of the world’s leading executive recruiting firms. Before his executive search career, Mr. Kasser was an investment banker at Salomon Brothers, Lehman Brothers and Thomas Weisel Partners.
The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania - M.B.A.
Vanderbilt University - B.A.