Maria Lewis-Kussmaul

Co-Founder and Partner
America's Growth Capital

Maria Lewis-Kussmaul

  • Maria is a Co-Founder and Partner in the investment banking group at America's Growth Capital, focusing on the IT Security, Data Center and Communications sectors
  • Prior to AGC, Maria was co-founder, general and venture partner of Castile Ventures - a seed and early stage venture capital firm
  • Maria's Wall Street career spanned three firms: Smith Barney, Shearson Lehman, and Cowen & Co.
  • At Cowen & Co., Maria served as Global Head of Data Networks & Internet Investment Banking Activities
  • Previously, Maria was named to the Institutional Investor All-American Research Team for 13 consecutive years
  • Maria is a Chartered Financial Analyst
  • Maria is a Vice Chairman of the Overseers and an Overseer at the Museum of Science in Boston, MA and on the Advisory Board for The Children's Room, A Center for Grieving Children and Teens, Inc. in Arlington, MA
  • EDUCATION

  • Wharton School of Business, M.B.A.
  • Rutgers University, B.A., Economics