Mr. McDevitt joined the Sequoia Capital Heritage Fund as a Director in September 2008. Prior to the Sequoia Capital Heritage Fund, Mr. McDevitt was a management consultant at Bain & Company, where he focused on due diligence for private equity clients as well as growth strategy and operational improvement for Fortune 500 clients. Prior to Bain, Mr. McDevitt was an Assistant Vice President of Mergers & Acquisitions at ABN AMRO North America. While at ABN AMRO, he executed nearly $3 billion in transactions to significantly improve the bank's positioning in the U.S. Mr. McDevitt received an MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business and a BBA with distinction in Finance from the University of Iowa.
We like working with founders at the earliest stages of company creation. We almost always have one or two of these small companies working inside our office, within shouting distance of recruiting, marketing, business development services—and, of course, our Partners.