Jessica Gilligan


Jessica focuses on investments in consumer products, services and related companies in North America.

Jessica joined TA in 2012 and has 10 years of experience in consumer private equity and financial services. She is a brand-centric investor and actively seeks to partner with both emerging and market leading brands.

Former Experience

  • Paula’s Choice – Corporate Strategy
  • Sagent Advisors Inc. – Mergers & Acquisitions Group


  • Harvard Business School – MBA
  • Washington University in St. Louis, Olin Business School – BS, magna cum laude, Finance, Economics and International Business

Board Representation


  • Death Wish Coffee
  • MAV Beauty Brands
  • Mid America Pet Food
  • Stonewall Kitchen

Active Investor

  • Advantice Health


  • Petcurean
  • Thermacell

Former Active Investor

  • Amplify Snack Brands

Featured Investments