Dendy Young - Perthera, Inc.

Team Member

Chairman, Co-Founder

Dendy Young is the Managing Partner of McLean Capital, LLC, a private equity firm, based in McLean, VA, which focuses on investments in early-stage companies.  He is also a member of Blu Venture Investors, an angel investment company that supports early-stage businesses in the Washington DC area through which he has built a portfolio of more than 15 young companies.

From January 1996 to 2006, Mr. Young was CEO of GTSI Corp. (NASDAQ: GTSI), a $1+ billion enterprise services and solutions provider. Before GTSI, Mr. Young served as Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Falcon Microsystems, Inc., the second of two Federally-focused IT companies he founded, and Falcon Systems, Inc.

Mr. Young serves on the Executive Committee of the Northern Virginia Technology Council (NVTC).  He is Chairman of the Board of Qlarion, Inc., which provides innovative business analytics to the government, RG5 LLC, which provides program management services, and Gradient Dynamics, LLC which is commercializing a breakthrough in antenna technology.

Mr. Young lives in McLean, Virginia with his wife, Andrea.  He spends as much time as he can with his four children, their spouses, and four grandchildren.  He holds an SB in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an MBA from the Harvard Business School.