Mr. Carl Press serves as a Partner at Thoma Bravo. He served as a Senior Associate at HighBAR Partners. He also serves as a Board Member at Exostar. He served as Board Member at Idaptive. Previously, he served as Board Member at Elemica. Previously, he served at Oaktree Capital Management, where he was an Associate in the Principal Investments Group. While at Oaktree, Mr. Press evaluated and executed leveraged buyouts, distressed debt-for-control, and special situations investments in the technology, energy, and financial services sectors. Prior to joining Oaktree, Mr. Press was an investment banker with UBS Investment Bank, where he worked on leveraged finance and restructuring assignments for financial sponsors and corporate clients in the technology and industrial sectors. Mr. Press has also worked in business development at Addepar, a venture-backed financial software company, where he focused on opportunities in the alternative asset management industry. Additionally, he has held engineering roles at Analog Devices and Motorola. Mr. Press holds a BS degree in Electrical Engineering with Honors from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and an MBA from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, where he was a Palmer Scholar. He also served as the Board Member at Infogix.