The Qatalyst Team

atalyst's advisors combine an extensive network of relationships with deep industry knowledge and seasoned transaction expertise to deliver a superior, senior level of service for clients who value experience, judgment, candor and insight. In addition to merger and acquisition advice, Qatalyst Partners employs its team's extensive corporate finance and capital markets experience to advise companies on capital structure and capital raising alternatives, and selectively raises private capital for clients.


Jesse Yang

Jesse joined Qatalyst in June 2012. Jesse’s advisory experience includes Acme Packet’s sale to Oracle, AlienVault’s sale to AT&T,’s sale to Permira, Cortina Systems’ sale of its HSIO and Optical Transport product lines to Inphi, Citrix’s activism defense and cooperation agreement with Elliott Management, Citrix / GoTo’s Reverse Morris Trust with LogMeIn, Ebates’ sale to Rakuten, eBay’s divestiture of eBay Enterprise, Jasper’s sale to Cisco, PillPack’s sale to Amazon, RetailMeNot’s sale to Harland Clarke Holdings, Riverbed’s sale to Thoma Bravo, and Validity’s sale to Synaptics, among others.

Jesse is originally from Orange, CA and graduated from Stanford University with a B.S. in Mathematics with Distinction.