Jon Guido

COO and Partner - Boston

Jon is Partner and Chief Operating Officer at AGC Partners, which he helped found in 2003. He has completed over 150 transactions in his 20+ years as an Investment Banker. While he mostly focuses on C-Suite Solution SaaS businesses, he also works with some Infrastructure and tech-enabled services businesses. Most of Jon’s transactions are in the $150mm – $1 billion range and involve leading private equity firms including Charlesbank, Elsewhere, Hg, Insight, JMI, K1 KKR, Level, Luminate, Marlin, Silverlake, Silversmith, Sumeru, TA, Thoma Bravo, TPG and Vista. In his role as COO, he works on developing and implementing the firm’s financial, operational, and business development strategies. Prior to starting AGC, Jon worked in SG Cowen’s Mergers and Acquisitions Group.

Jon lives in Topsfield, MA with his wife, Sarah, and their three daughters. He is actively involved in his community, and serves on the Topsfield Finance Committee. He enjoys golf, skiing, swimming with his girls, and cooking. He received a B.A. with honors from Colgate University.

Jon Guido

COO and Partner - Boston

Jon is Partner and Chief Operating Officer at AGC Partners, which he helped found in 2003. He has completed over 150 transactions in his 20+ years as an Investment Banker. While he mostly focuses on C-Suite Solution SaaS businesses, he also works with some Infrastructure and tech-enabled services businesses. Most of Jon’s transactions are in the $150mm – $1 billion range and involve leading private equity firms including Charlesbank, Elsewhere, Hg, Insight, JMI, K1 KKR, Level, Luminate, Marlin, Silverlake, Silversmith, Sumeru, TA, Thoma Bravo, TPG and Vista. In his role as COO, he works on developing and implementing the firm’s financial, operational, and business development strategies. Prior to starting AGC, Jon worked in SG Cowen’s Mergers and Acquisitions Group.

Jon lives in Topsfield, MA with his wife, Sarah, and their three daughters. He is actively involved in his community, and serves on the Topsfield Finance Committee. He enjoys golf, skiing, swimming with his girls, and cooking. He received a B.A. with honors from Colgate University.

Testimonials

“Jon, Doug and the AGC team were simply extraordinary. They dig in, roll up their sleeves, and work hard. They sweat the details, and they listen well. ”

“AGC served as our trusted advisor every step of the way, where their deep experience, strong network and unparalleled commitment led to this successful transaction.”

“... their execution is A+ and their integrity is even higher... they provide great advice to both sides of every deal at critical, tense moments.

“Jon, Doug and the AGC team have proven to be an incredibly impactful trusted partner.”

“Jon and Doug are highly trustworthy advisors, who perform exceedingly well under pressure and continuously come up with creative and thoughtful opportunities. ”

“Jon and Doug know how to find the best possible combinations and are always clear and transparent in their advising. 

“... world-class advisors who put their clients first. We've worked with them on numerous transactions... incredibly straightforward, intellectually honest and reliable.”

“Across numerous engagements, AGC really stands out in finding the right pairing of company and investor.  Many advisors don’t invest the time in getting to know both sides, AGC does and it pays off, especially in the ultimate success of the company.

“We like to move with speed and certainty during transactions and as a partner, they were reliable, thoughtful and enabled a great outcome for everyone.”

“This was a unique and complex transaction where Jon and Doug helped craft a deal that we are exceptionally excited about.