DIGITAL FUEL MANAGEMENT

Carson Biederman

Carson is the President of Digital Fuel Capital and Managing Partner of The Mustang Group, an affiliate of Digital Fuel that invests in innovative companies within the consumer products, technology and business services sectors.  Prior to founding Digital Fuel Capital and co-founding The Mustang Group, Carson worked at Bain Capital for seven years, where he invested in both start-ups and mature companies across a range of industries and was a founding team member of two investments practices: Bain Capital Ventures and Sankaty Advisors.  Carson began his career working in the investment banking group of Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette.  Carson graduated from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.  
 
Carson has been a successful investor in a number of major technology disruptions throughout the course of his career including mobile, social and cloud computing.  Carson currently serves on the boards of Buy Auto Parts, LogoSportswear, Net Direct Merchants, Scribe Software, Summit Sports and The Vermont Teddy Bear Companies.  

Carson lives in Boston with his wife and three children.

Carson@digitalfuelcapital.com / (617) 274-8400 x10


Stephen Owen

Stephen is a Vice President of Digital Fuel Capital and Principal of The Mustang Group.  Prior to joining Mustang, Stephen was with Advent International, a large, global private equity firm for nearly six years. While at Advent, he was involved in buyout transactions in a range of industries including industrial, building materials and business services.  Before Advent, Stephen worked in the investment banking department at Credit Suisse First Boston in New York, where he was a member of the CSFB Technology Group and focused on mergers and acquisitions transactions. 

Steve is a member of the board of directors of Buy Auto Parts, LogoSportswear, Net Direct Merchants, Summit Sports and SOG Specialty Knives and Tools.

Stephen grew up outside of Boston and attended Williams College, where he was a member of the varsity hockey team.  Stephen lives in Boston with his wife and two daughters.

Steve@digitalfuelcapital.com / (617) 274-8400 x11