Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Genest is responsible for the oversight of financial reporting for GFP funds and their portfolio companies as well as the finance and administrative functions at GFP. He also serves as Chief Compliance Officer. Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Genest most recently served as Chief Financial Officer at Charles River Ventures, an early stage venture capital fund. He began his career as a practicing CPA with Ernst and Young before advancing into a career in finance as General Partner and CFO at Summit Partners, a growth equity investment firm. Mr. Genest also served as co-founder, COO and CFO at YankeeTek Ventures, a venture capital fund for early stage technology companies. Mr. Genest holds a MS in Taxation from Bentley University and a BS in Business Administration from Merrimack College.