About the Author

Victor VescovoVictor Vescovo is a partner at the private investment firm Insight Equity which specializes in corporate turnarounds. He received an undergraduate degree in Economics and Political Science from Stanford University, a Master’s Degree from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and a Master’s in Business Administration from Harvard where he graduated as a Baker Scholar.

Prior to assuming his current position, Victor was a senior manager at Bain & Company where he worked as a strategic consultant to Fortune 1000 firms in many technology-heavy industries. Victor also worked as an investment banker and consultant to the Saudi Arabian government in the early 1990s, living and working in the Middle East.

Victor is also a reserve officer with the United States Navy, holding the rank of Commander with a specialization in operational targeting. He has directly supported combat operations overseas in the Middle East and Balkan theaters. Victor is also an accomplished mountaineer, having scaled the highest peak on all seven of the world’s continents, including Everest. He currently lives in his native home of Dallas, Texas.