Jayson is the Chief Financial Officer at Wishlife. Prior to Wishlife, Jayson was the Managing Director at CircleUp where he built the principal investing business unit from scatch. This business unit featured a family of investment funds, most notably the flagship Consumer Growth Fund focused on early-stage, high-growth businesses. Before CircleUp, Jayson was a Principal at Francisco Partners (“FP”), a leading technology focused private equity firm. At FP, Jayson spent his time sourcing, identifying, evaluating, and executing investments across a variety of technology sectors such as software, hardware, semiconductors, services, and Internet. Earlier in his career, Jayson consulted for McKinsey & Company in a variety of industries such as technology, hospitality & gaming, and non-profits. Previously, Jayson was an entrepreneur as well as an early founding team member and lead product development manager at OverX, a distributed storage management software company. Jayson has a MS degree in Management Science and Engineering and BS degree in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University where he was chosen as a Mayfield Fellow.