Mr. Mir Arif is a Co-Founder and serves as Managing Director at Madison Park Group. He is also the co-founder and Managing Partner of Blue Cloud Ventures, a unique co-investment fund focused on growth and late stage software companies. he has been an active investor in a number of enterprise software companies, often times investing alongside leading VC firms. Over his career, Mir has established a broad network of successful tech entrepreneurs and acted as an investment banker in over 150 fundraising and M&A transactions, bringing a unique set of value to add to his portfolio companies. Mir is also a mentor to a number of tech companies and is a Charter Member of TiE Boston. Prior to founding Blue Cloud Ventures, Mir started Madison Park Group, a boutique tech-focused investment bank in New York City. Earlier in his career, he was a Vice President in the Technology Investment Banking Group at Bear Stearns & Co. and helped start the Equity Private Placement Group at Peregrine Capital, then Asia's largest investment bank. Mir has a BS in Electrical Engineering and an MS in Operations Research from Columbia University. He served as Board Observer at CareCloud.