Natasha Fox is a Managing Partner of Avante Capital Partners. Based in Boston, Ms. Fox is responsible for identifying, executing and managing investment opportunities, with a particular focus on software, healthcare and education. Ms. Fox joined Avante in 2009 as a member of its founding team and has led the following fund investments: Network Instruments, Telestream, Therapeutic Research, Learner’s Edge, Katahdin Industries, and Nobles Worldwide. She currently serves on the boards of Learner’s Edge and Katahdin Industries. Ms. Fox has 16 years of middle-market debt and equity investment experience. Prior to Avante, Ms. Fox was a Principal at American Capital, a publicly traded private equity firm and global asset manager, where she invested $850 million of capital in 18 platform transactions, including both mezzanine debt and control equity deals. Prior to American Capital, Ms. Fox was a Financial Analyst in the Technology Investment Banking group at Merrill Lynch in New York. Ms. Fox graduated with High Honors from the Haas School of Business at the University of California, Berkeley, with a B.S. degree in Business Administration (with concentration in Finance).