Digital Capital Advisors Announces the Hires of Paul Olliver and Lokesh Bidhan As Entrepreneurs in Residence
NEW YORK, NY, October 1, 2018 - Digital Capital Advisors (“DCA”) is pleased to announce the addition of Paul Olliver and Lokesh Bidhan as Entrepreneurs in Residence.
DCA’s CEO and Managing Partner Jay MacDonald remarked, “The addition of Paul and Lokesh bolster DCA’s expansive expertise and insight. Both EIRs deliver vast industry experience and knowledge that will prove tremendously valuable to our clients and portfolio companies, specifically those within MarTech, TV/video technologies, media, cloud and data.”
Paul has been in online media since its inception, and in that time has held several senior and founding roles with Klipmart, Doubleclick, Overture/Yahoo, appssavvy and The Exchange Lab. He is also an investor in dozens of businesses including Trade Desk, Conversion Logic, Monetago, #Paid, Advisr, TapAd and Triple Lift, and holds advisory and governance Board positions in AdTheorent, Monetago, Advisr and many others. Paul holds an MBA from the Warwick Business School.
Lokesh has recently assisted several technology startups in refining their product/market fit and go-to-market strategies. Previously, Lokesh helped launch the TV data business at BlueKai (now Oracle Data Cloud) and created new partnerships in emerging mobile tech. Prior to that, he advised clients on M&A deals through investment banking stints at Dahlman Rose (now Cowen) and Union Square Advisors. Lokesh began his career as a software engineer. Lokesh holds double undergraduate degrees in both computer engineering and commerce, and an MBA from The Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College.
About Digital Capital Advisors
Digital Capital Advisors is the premier global investment bank dedicated to serving innovative digital media and technology companies through sell-side and buy-side M&A as well as equity and debt private placements. DCA's global perspective is fostered by the unique composition of its team - CEOs, entrepreneurs, venture capitalists, and world-class investment bankers who have helped shape the technology landscape, completing throughout their careers more than 100 transactions with a total deal value of over $75 billion. With offices in New York City, San Francisco and Berlin, DCA specializes in cross-border transactions and has unlocked maximum value for clients on deals spanning twenty countries around the world. Its unparalleled operational DNA, global reach, and exclusive focus in the digital ecosystem further enhance its expertise and unify DCA's professionals with their clients.