Mr. Prasad co-founded Townsquare in May 2010 and is a Managing Director of FiveWire, an entity formed for the purpose of investing in the Company, which he joined in June 2009. Prior to joining FiveWire, Mr. Prasad spent nearly a decade in private equity investing and corporate finance, completing transactions in media, communications, financial services, real estate, and energy/infrastructure. Most recently, he was with Thomas H. Lee Partners from August 2007 to June 2009, a $22 billion global private equity firm based in Boston. Previously, Mr. Prasad worked at Spectrum Equity Investors from 2003 through 2005, where he first worked directly with Mr. Price. He began his career in the investment banking division of Salomon Smith Barney, where he worked in New York and Hong Kong. Mr. Prasad received an A.B. cum laude from Dartmouth College and an M.B.A. from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.