Michael Lipin is an Associate at Argentum. Michael is involved in sourcing new deal opportunities, evaluating and executing new investment transactions, financial modeling and working directly with Argentum’s portfolio companies.
Prior to joining Argentum, Michael worked at Barclays in the Technology investment banking group where he advised clients on mergers, acquisitions and capital markets transactions. Previously, Michael worked as an investment banking analyst at AGC Partners and as an analyst at UBS.
Michael holds a B.A. in Political Science from Yale University, where he played lacrosse.
Mike’s portfolio involvement includes:
BuyerQuest provides next-generation cloud-based enterprise-level procurement, invoicing and e-commerce solutions to large organizations. By bringing an intuitive, easy to use B2C e-commerce experience to the B2B procure-to-pay (P2P) process, BuyerQuest addresses the poor user adoption rates, lower than anticipated ROI, and other shortcomings of existing P2P solutions, by “eliminating the difference between shopping at home and shopping for work”.
Laguna Hills, CA
Centercode is the leading provider of end-to-end Customer Validation SaaS and managed services solutions to global B2C and B2B enterprises. Its platform serves as the centralized workflow to address the quality assurance and customer experience needs of any organization by enabling the company to create custom tests, recruit and manage testers, collect detailed feedback and deliver actionable insights through its proprietary prioritization algorithm. Centercode is trusted by some of the most iconic and innovative companies in the world to bring best-in-class products to market through effective Alpha, Beta and Delta tests.
Hanweck Associates is a leading provider of high performance, low latency data and risk analytics to exchanges, banks, broker-dealers, market-makers, portfolio managers and central counterparties. Hanweck also delivers risk measurement solutions across a range of asset classes including fixed income products and derivatives. With its hardware-accelerated Volera™ analytic engine, Hanweck pioneered the use of graphics processing units (GPUs) in the financial industry. International Securities Exchange Holdings, Inc. is a strategic investor in Hanweck Associates.
LAUNCH Technical Workforce Solutions (LAUNCH TWS) is one of the largest and fastest growing providers of workforce solutions to the aviation industry, and serves leading airlines, MROs, OEMs, and aircraft service centers. The company provides highly skilled aviation personnel, including mechanics, technicians, engineers, and machinists, as well as project-based teams for avionics, structures, and aircraft on ground (AOG). LAUNCH is guided by a leadership team possessing extensive experience and successful track-records in aviation and technical staffing.
Established in 1999, MarginPoint is a leading provider of cloud-based indirect material management solutions for the industrial market. More than 400 industrial companies currently rely on MarginPoint solutions daily to reduce their indirect material spending and streamline their indirect material management processes.
West Hollywood, CA
NuORDER is a cloud & mobile B2B eCommerce solution that empowers brands and retailers to streamline their business operations. Through this cloud-based technology platform, NuORDER provides brands and retailers with a central hub to browse products and catalogs, access real time inventory data and place orders from a computer or mobile app 24/7/365. The Company is based in West Hollywood, CA with additional offices in New York City and London.
Foothill Ranch, CA
Ytel® specializes in cloud-based B2B communications solutions, powering modern communications through voice, text, email and direct mail. Its SaaS-based offerings include Cloud Contact Center®, message360°®, and sipPro™. Ytel supports billions of outbound and inbound interactions, on a company owned network, for the primary purpose of increasing revenue and maximizing efficiency for clients.