• Silicon Valley
  • New York
  • London
  • Hong Kong
  • Tokyo
Joe Osnoss

Joe Osnoss

Managing Partner

Joe Osnoss joined Silver Lake in 2002 and is a Managing Partner.

  • Carta
  • Cegid
  • Cornerstone OnDemand
  • EverCommerce
  • First Advantage
  • Global Blue
  • LightBox
  • Relativity

Joe Osnoss joined Silver Lake in 2002 and is a Managing Partner. From 2010 to 2014, he was based in London, where he helped oversee the firm's activities in EMEA. Prior to joining Silver Lake, Mr. Osnoss worked in investment banking at Goldman, Sachs & Co., where he focused on mergers, acquisitions, and financings in the technology and telecommunications industries. Mr. Osnoss serves as Chairman of the Board of Directors of First Advantage and is a director of Carta, Cegid, Cornerstone OnDemand, EverCommerce, Global Blue, LightBox, and Relativity. He previously served as Chairman of the Board of Cast & Crew and as director on the boards of Instinet, Interactive Data, Mercury Payment Systems, Sabre, and Virtu Financial. Mr. Osnoss graduated summa cum laude from Harvard College with an A.B. in Applied Mathematics and a citation in French Language. He has remained involved in academics, including as a Visiting Professor in Practice at the London School of Economics; a member of the Dean's Advisory Cabinet at Harvard's School of Engineering and Applied Sciences; a participant in The Polsky Center Private Equity Council at the University of Chicago; and a Trustee of Greenwich Academy.