Challenging traditional market
and investment research since 2013

We give clients the most comprehensive search and discovery platform available — because every opportunity missed, is an opportunity lost. 

Built by an investment banker

CEO and Founder James McVeigh has more than 20 years of investment banking experience at Salomon Brothers, DLJ, Credit Suisse and as Managing Director of Technology, Media and Telecom banking at Bank of America/Merrill Lynch.

He has long realized that better technology means a better competitive position, and created Cyndx to help his investment team close deals faster.  Developed by  M&A specialists, investors, and data scientists, the platform makes it easy to find and match investors with the right companies.

Our Values





How we conduct our business is just as important as the accuracy of the data we provide. Our core values are the principles that guide us in helping our clients achieve success. We distinguish Cyndx as a service leader and trusted brand which provides our customers with reliable investment data to facilitate discovery and faster deal closure.

Cyndx Leadership

Jim McVeigh

CEO & Founder

Jim has more than 20 years of investment banking experience at Salomon Brothers,
DLJ, Credit Suisse and most recently Bank of America/ Merrill Lynch where he ran the Technology, Media and Telecom banking group.

Elise McVeigh

Chief Administrative Officer

Elise has over 20 years of experience among various roles within senior management at some of the world’s top media companies, including MTV, Discovery, Lifetime, and ESPN.

Mike Ballou

Chief Financial Officer

Mike serves as Chief Financial Officer at Cyndx Holdings and is responsible for finance and M&A activities.


Alex Henry

Chief AI Officer

Alex has 6 years experience in data science and AI, including founding General Semantics, a startup that used unsupervised NLP to automate the production of industry taxonomies from unstructured text.

Dylan McCarthy

Director of Engineering

Dylan has spent 7 years in software engineering and solutions architecture Bachelor’s of Management Engineering with focuses in computer engineering and entrepreneurship from Worcester Polytechnic Institute.

Sebastian Okser

Chief Technology Officer

Sebastian has spent 12 years in data research and engineering on three continents, most recently heading the data science, engineering, and analytics efforts at Dashlane. PhD in Bioinformatics from University of Turku (Finland).

Nicholas Longano

Head of Marketing

Nicholas is a veteran CPG Marketer and Operations leader who has led launches for Cadbury Schweppes, L’Oreal, Revlon, Calvin Klein, and Vivendi-Universal Games/Blizzard. In 2017, AOL/Verizon identified him as a top thought leader in the mobile Digital Market.

Jon Murray

General Counsel

Jon previously practiced M&A and securities law at Sullivan & Cromwell LLP, where he advised on transactions, regulatory matters, and special situations in industries such as financial services, telecommunications, and alternative energy. He holds an M.A. from the University of Chicago, and a J.D. from Harvard Law School.

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