Clayton Cole


Clay is a Principal at General Catalyst Partners, where he focuses on investing in later-stage growth companies in the consumer, healthcare services, energy management services, and technology sectors. He serves on the board of CLEAResult.  He is based in the firm’s Cambridge office.

Prior to joining GC, Clay was at H.I.G. Capital, working on middle-market buyout transactions and public security debt  investments.  Before H.I.G., he was an analyst at Stephens Inc. where he focused on merger and acquisition advisory and equity capital markets.

Clay is a graduate of the University of Arkansas, earning a B.S. in Industrial Engineering and a minor in General Business.


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