Derek Bell is a Managing Director with GCA and head of Technology-Enabled Services, which includes marketing and information services, professional and IT services, customer care and BPO services. Derek has over 15 years of investment banking experience.
Prior to GCA, Derek was a Principal at Piper Jaffray, where he co-led the firm’s Business Services practice. Previously, he worked at Banc of America Securities and CIBC World Markets. Prior to investment banking, Derek lived in Tokyo, Japan for nine years and worked as an economic development consultant on transportation infrastructure projects throughout Southeast Asia, Africa and Eastern Europe.
Derek received an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, and MS and BS degrees in civil engineering from the University of California at Berkeley.