Lucianne Painter
Managing Director
Ms. Painter is a Managing Director at SMC and focuses on investments and strategic relationships. She also performs various duties in connection with Seven and Eight Investments, a single family office division of SMC. Prior to joining SMC, she served as a Principal at RiverRock Capital from 2000 to 2001, focusing on the technology and media industries. From 1995 to 2000, Ms. Painter held senior roles at Merrill Lynch, primarily as a Senior Equity Research Analyst with recognition from All-Star Analyst Polls for coverage of the personal computer hardware, software, and interactive software industries, and beginning in 1999, as a Senior Relationship Manager focused on strategic relationships within the TMT, Venture, and Financial Sponsors business groups for the Private Wealth Management division. From 1989 through 1995, Ms. Painter worked at Salomon Brothers in New York and San Francisco, where she served as a Senior Equity Research Analyst covering the personal computer and software sectors. She was recognized and ranked by both the Institutional Investor and The Wall Street Journal All-Star Analyst Polls for her coverage of the personal computer hardware and software industries from 1992 through 1998.