Megan
Austin Karlen

Director, Capital Markets

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Megan Austin Karlen leads the Capital Markets function for Francisco Partners.

Prior to joining Francisco Partners in 2016, Megan was the Vice President of Business Development at Radius Intelligence, a leading provider of predictive marketing software to enterprises. Megan was also the Vice President of Business Development at CardSpring, a payments infrastructure company that added application capabilities to credit cards and was acquired by Twitter. Prior to CardSpring, Megan was a Vice President at Castle Harlan where she focused on private equity investments in the telecommunications, distribution and consumer sectors.

She also worked at Gleacher Mezzanine, investing mezzanine capital in sponsor-backed transactions. Megan began her career as an investment banking analyst in the Mergers and Acquisitions group at Morgan Stanley.

Education

M.B.A from Harvard Business School
A.B. from Harvard College

Contact

One Letterman Drive
Building C - Suite 410
San Francisco, CA 94129
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