Mr. Laudy oversees the firm’s San Francisco office. His work focuses on business unit strategy, mergers and acquisitions, and growth. Mr. Laudy works extensively with private equity clients on issues of strategic due diligence, and also advises corporations in the consumer products, technology, and financial services industries. Prior to joining Parthenon, Mr. Laudy was with the consulting firm McKinsey & Company, and also with the data communications company Riverstone Networks. Mr. Laudy graduated summa cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa with a B.A. from Yale College and received a J.D., with distinction, from Stanford Law School.