Senior Reporter Mary Campbell ran an article on Carrick’s promotion of Alex Mason and Steve Unterberger. “Former Carrick director and former chief technology officer Steve Unterberger becomes managing director of operations. Mason is involved in all areas of the firm’s investing activities. Prior to Carrick, he was a vice president at Accel-KKR, a technology buyout investment firm. Before that, he worked at Technology Crossover Ventures, a private equity and public equity investment firm focused on growth investments. Earlier in his career, Mason worked at Paine and Partners, a middle-market private equity firm focused on special situations investing; Morgan Stanley, in the firm’s Investment banking technology group and at Morgan Stanley Technology Ventures; and in the investment banking technology group at Piper Jaffray.
Before joining Carrick, Unterberger held several positions at Exult, culminating in the role of business model architecture president until the time of its acquisition by Hewitt Associates. Prior to Exult, Unterberger was a U.S. executive vice president of SHL Systemhouse, a $2 billion IT outsourcer acquired by MCI in 1995. Earlier in his career, he was a senior manager at Pricewaterhouse Coopers.”