Gillis Cashman has been a member of the M/C Partners team for more than 20 years, participating in every facet of the business, including fundraising, portfolio management and building the M/C Partners leadership team. He currently serves on the Board of Ascend Technologies, Carbon60, Denovo, Ensono, Involta, QOS Networks and Thrive Networks. Previous Board seats include: Baja Broadband, Cavalier Telephone, City Signal Communication, CSDVRS, Elantic Networks, Everstream, FDN Networks, MCCC ICG Holdings, PlumChoice, Onvoy and Zayo Group. Prior to M/C Partners, Gillis worked on mergers and acquisitions in the Global Telecommunications Corporate Finance Group at Salomon Smith Barney. Gillis graduated cum laude from Duke University where he received an B.A. in Economics with distinction. He lives outside of Boston with his wife and five children.