Growth Journeys


“Growth Journeys” is a podcast series from TCV, one of the largest growth equity firms, which has been backing private and public technology companies since 1995. Listen to founders, CEOs and other innovators as they unpack the lessons and patterns from their personal and professional journeys in building and scaling high-growth businesses to category leadership.
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Software-Defining the Way to 5G: How a Cellular Networking Player Transformed Its Business (Twice!) -- A conversation with Cradlepoint CEO George Mulhern, TCV Vice President Matt Robinson and TCV Venture Partner Doug Gilstrap

December 16th, 2019

Cellular connectivity today allows for an always-on world, connected by voice, text, apps, and the internet.  In contrast with consumers, businesses… Go to Episode

Strategies for SaaS, Scaling and Cycles: A Conversation with David Yuan, General Partner at TCV, and Harry Stebbings of SaaStr

November 26th, 2019

David Yuan is a General Partner at TCV, where his investments have scored 4 IPOs and 8 acquisitions. These successes and his track record of investing… Go to Episode

Is the Cloud Safe? Reducing Business Risk While Securing the Advantages – A Conversation with Tim McAdam of TCV and Hitesh Sheth, CEO of Vectra

November 11th, 2019

Nearly half of current infrastructure-as-a-service enterprise users are running production applications on public cloud infrastructure. Yet security seems… Go to Episode

Evolving from SaaS to Marketplace: Key Lessons for Tech Leaders in Making the Jump

October 29th, 2019

The SaaS model is now enabling SMB and vertical SaaS companies to evolve from tool companies to market makers. When they reach a critical mass of service… Go to Episode