Mike Nevens is a Senior Advisor with Permia, a leading European based private equity firm with $28.1 billion in funds under management. He also serves on the boards of Borland Software, Exeros, The California Forward Action Fund, and the Mendoza School of Business at the University of Notre Dame. He is a member of the executive committee and past president of the board of the San Jose Museum of Art. In December 2002 he retired from McKinsey & Co. where he was managing partner of the Firm’s High Tech practice. He has a BS in Physics from the University of Notre Dame and an MSIA from the Krannert School at Purdue University. He and his wife, Yvonne, reside in Los Altos Hills, CA.