Hudson Smith is a Partner at Thoma Bravo. Based in San Francisco, he joined the firm in 2016. Hudson is responsible for finding and executing new deals and monitoring and growing the portfolio as an active board member for the firm’s Discover funds, which focus on investing in mid-sized software and technology companies. Prior to joining Thoma Bravo, he served as Managing Director of HGGC, where he led software and technology investments. Previously, he worked at Bain & Company in Dallas and Sidney and Lincoln International in Chicago. Hudson earned an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University and a BS degree in Business Administration, magna cum laude, from Washington and Lee University.
MBA, Kellogg Graduate School of Management, Northwestern University
BS, Business Administration, Washington and Lee University
HGGC, Palo Alto, CA
Bain & Company, Dallas, TX and Sydney, Australia
Lincoln International, Chicago, IL