Partner, VMG Partners
Carle joined VMG Partners in 2012 and focuses on all aspects of the Fund’s investment strategy, sourcing, execution, portfolio company oversight and exit management. Carle has actively and effectively participated in and led the sourcing, management and monetization of multiple VMG investments to date including babyganics, Justin’s, Health Warrior, Sun Bum, Daily Harvest, Illegal Mezcal and Pill Club. Since its inception, VMG has partnered with entrepreneurs and management teams to provide a breadth of value-add resources in the areas of sales, marketing, branding, finance, operations and legal support which enable its partner companies to rapidly increase brand awareness, accelerate growth and build equity value.
Carle serves, or has served, either as an observer or director, on the boards of babyganics, Daily Harvest, Health Warrior, Ilegal Mezcal, Justin’s, The Pill Club, Spindrift, Solid Gold Pet and Sun Bum.
Prior to VMG, Carle worked at Summit Partners where he was responsible for sourcing and executing growth equity investments in the consumer and business services sectors. Carle received his B.A. with Honors in Government from Harvard University and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.