Managing Partner, Sears Road Partners
Michael D’Amato has served as Managing Partner of Sears Road Partners LLC, a private investment company since June 2011. Prior to joining Sears Road Partners LLC, Mr. D’Amato served as Senior Advisor to Jeff Zients, the Federal Chief Performance Officer and Deputy Director for Management of the Office of Management and Budget from June 2009 to June 2011. From 2004 to 2009, he was a Founding Partner of Portfolio Logic LLC, an investment company focused on small-cap public and private companies, with particular emphasis on healthcare. From 1995 to 2004, he held various executive roles at The Advisory Board Company, including as Chief Financial Officer (1996-98), Executive Vice President (1998-2001) and Director (2001-2004). Prior to joining The Advisory Board Company, Mr. D’Amato held various roles at the management consulting firm Bain & Company, including Senior Partner, where he focused on strategy and organizational development. Mr. D’Amato received a B.S. from Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.