Mr. Witt is a Partner and a Portfolio Manager of Discovery Equity
Partners. Mr. Witt was previously a Principal in the Private Capital
division of Piper Jaffray & Co. Prior to 2002, Mr. Witt was a Vice
President in Piper Jaffray’s Middle Market Mergers & Acquisitions
Group. Mr. Witt has extensive experience in developing valuation
analyses and understanding the strategic rationale and key value drivers
for M&A transactions. Prior to joining Piper Jaffray, Mr. Witt
worked at Houlihan Lokey Howard & Zukin providing M&A advisory
and valuation services to middle market companies. He also worked for
several years as a sell-side equity research associate at RBC Dain
Rauscher. In addition, Mr. Witt has experience as a strategy consultant
with Booz Allen & Hamilton.
Mr. Witt graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison with a
Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics with a Mathematical Emphasis and
received a Master of Business Administration degree from the Kellogg
School of Management at Northwestern University.