Team

Robert R. Davenport, III is Managing Partner of Brightpath Capital Partners, LP., and Chairman and CEO of Up Services, LLC (an IT, satellite and energy services company). Previously he was President and CEO of Covad International, a broadband services provider in Asia and Europe and built a $120 million venture investment portfolio; Senior Vice President of Tele-Communications Inc (now Comcast), where he managed the broadband services business unit and over $2 billion in telecom investments; and Treasurer and CFO of Intellicall, a publicly traded telecommunications technology company.  He started his career in principal investing at First Boston and Lehman Brothers. Rob was also a member of the board of directors for Teleport Communications Group, and Sprint PCS, MCI Inc and several venture stage companies in the US and Europe. He currently serves as Chairman of Sungevity, Inc, and as a director for Blu Homes, Inc, Beneficial State Bank and the East Bay Community Foundation. Rob earned his Bachelor of Arts and MBA from Harvard University and completed postgraduate work in political economy at the University of Nairobi, Kenya as a Rotary Fellow.

Rob Davenport
rob@bcplp.com
(510) 488-4144

Jonathan Mi is Principal at Brightpath Capital Partners, LP and is responsible for deal sourcing, due diligence, deal execution and portfolio monitoring for the firm.  Prior to BCP, Jonathan was an Associate at Gryphon Investors, a middle-market private equity firm based in San Francisco with more than $900 million in assets under management. While there, Jonathan was responsible for sourcing, analyzing, executing, and monitoring investments across the healthcare, business services, and education industries. He previously worked for Merrill Lynch, where he focused on M&A advisory services for high tech companies.  Jonathan received his BA from the University of California, Berkeley where he was a Chancellor’s Scholar.