Michael Anderson

Partner

Michael Anderson

Partner

At Mainsail
Michael Anderson is a Partner at Mainsail Partners.  Michael has spent over a decade investing in private companies within the healthcare and life science sectors. Michael currently serves
as a member of the Board for FairWarning, PeraHealth and Bio-Optronics.

Before Mainsail
Prior to joining Mainsail, Michael was a Principal at Summit Partners, a private equity and venture firm. Prior to Summit, Michael worked for Danaher Corporation, Onex Corporation, Nassau Capital and Gleacher Partners. Michael’s prior Board experience includes CareCentrix, Medspring Urgent Care (acquired by Fresenius Medical Care), National Veterinary Associates (acquired by Ares Management) and Integrated DNA Technologies (acquired by Danaher Corporation).

Michael received an A.B. in Economics, Magna Cum Laude, from Princeton University, where he was a member of the rowing team, and an M.B.A. from the Stanford University Graduate School of Business.

Outside of Mainsail…
Outside of work Michael enjoys taking ski trips with his wife and four daughters.

From: Grew up in several countries including Hong Kong and Australia

Lives in: Menlo Park, CA

Roots for: Wife (Bethany Coates), Breakline (Military Veterans), Sharks (San Jose) and Tigers (Princeton)