Brentwood Capital Advisors LLC (“BCA”) is pleased to announce that Cook Wylly has joined the firm as Vice President where he will focus on advising clients across a range of technology sectors, including enterprise software, cloud-enabled services, mobile technology and internet services.
“We are delighted to have Cook join our team,” said Kevin Murphy, Managing Partner at BCA. “He brings deep software and internet industry expertise, as well as solid transaction experience. Because a significant portion of our clients are software or technology-enabled businesses, the addition of Cook to our team will accelerate our efforts to serve more businesses in these attractive, high growth sectors.”
Prior to joining BCA, Cook was an investor with Accel Partners in Palo Alto, CA, where he sourced and helped lead growth equity investments in technology companies. Prior to Accel, Cook helped lead investments in enterprise software businesses at Thoma Bravo in San Francisco.
“I couldn’t be more excited to join the Brentwood Capital team and help lead BCA’s efforts in advising entrepreneurs across the technology landscape,” added Cook Wylly. “These rapidly growing and evolving sectors will be great focus areas for BCA for years to come.”
Cook started his career in the M&A and restructuring group at Greenhill & Co. in New York, and has also spent time leading education technology investments at NewSchools Venture Fund, a venture philanthropy firm focused on innovating K-12 education, and as a consultant in East Africa with TechnoServe, an economic development consulting firm that works with entrepreneurs in poor areas of the world. Cook is a Nashville native and a graduate of the McIntire School of Commerce at the University of Virginia.
About Brentwood Capital Advisors
Based in Franklin, TN. Brentwood Capital Advisors is an independent investment banking boutique specializing in providing mergers & acquisitions and capital raising advisory services to middle-market companies in the healthcare, enterprise software, internet, financial services, and business services sectors. BCA has served as exclusive financial advisor in over 60 successfully closed transactions totaling $4 billion in value in these sectors. Founded in 1999, the firm is partner-owned and has twelve investment banking professionals. For additional information please go to our website at www.brentwoodcapital.com.