Partner & Co-Head of Digital Media Group, AGC Partners
Linda is a New York based Partner and Co-Head of the Digital Media Group at AGC Partners. She is a Wall Street veteran with over 25 years of experience. Her focus includes adtech, data services, digital marketing and media, ecommerce services, mobile, social, payments/financial technology, and SaaS/outsourcing services. Prior to AGC, Linda founded Gridley & Company LLC, a boutique investment bank focused on the Information and Internet services industries, in 2001 and was President & CEO until September, 2014. She started her career in the M&A technology group at Lehman Brothers in the mid ‘80s and subsequently went to Furman Selz as head of their Internet and Information Services Group in the late ‘90s which was later acquired by ING Barings and then by ABN Amro. She is a frequent speaker at Digital Media industry conferences and author of many Digital Media industry overviews including “Gridley’s Guide to Digital NY.” Linda was also named as an AlwaysOn Digital Media Power Player in 2012 & 2013. The AlwaysOn Power Players list honors the most influential people in the banking, venture capital, legal, talent, government, and accounting world. Linda currently holds her Series 7, 24, 63 and 79 FINRA licenses. She received her MBA degree from the Amos Tuck School and her A.B. degree from Dartmouth College.