Mike Collett is Founder and Managing Partner of Promus Ventures in Chicago. Mike previously was Founder and Managing Partner of Masters Capital Nanotechnology Fund and also a Technology Equity Analyst with Masters Capital, a hedge fund. Mike was Vice President at Merrill Lynch in the M&A Group as well as an Associate with Duff & Phelps. Mike has invested in over 60 software startups, and is currently on the board of Spire, Layer, Dispatch, Enview, Gauss Surgical, and Daylight Solutions. Mike received his BS in Math and BA in English from Vanderbilt University and MBA from Washington University in St. Louis. Mike and his wife Paige have four children and live in Chicago.