Eric McCarthy


Eric is an Associate at Top Tier Capital Partners (Top Tier) and is a member of the Firm’s Velocity team, which executes the Firm’s co-investment and venture secondary investment activity. He joined the Top Tier team in 2020. Prior to joining Top Tier, Eric was at Omidyar Network, where he was a member of the Beneficial Technology investing team. Previously, Eric covered Financial Technology as a sell-side Equity Research Associate.

Eric McCarthy
Eric started his career at Morgan Stanley, where he worked in the Finance group. During business school, Eric interned at Sango Capital Management; an Africa-focused private equity firm based in South Africa.

Eric holds a B.A. from Queens University of Charlotte and serves on the board of the university’s endowment.  He earned an MBA from Columbia Business School. He is also an alumnus of the London School of Economics and is a CFA Charterholder. 

In his spare time, Eric enjoys boxing, playing golf poorly, listening to philharmonic orchestras, and visiting art galleries. His favorite food is Mom’s Mac & Cheese.