Meghan Otis

Co-Founder & Partner




Ms. Otis has over twenty years of diverse financial experience focused on investing equity in small businesses. She is a Co-founder and Partner with Lightspring Capital GP, LLC. Her responsibilities include deal sourcing, execution, portfolio monitoring, marketing, investor relations and operations.



Prior to forming Lightspring Capital Partners, Meghan was a Partner with Waveland Investments focused on investing equity in lower middle market companies. Prior to Waveland, Ms. Otis had positions with Goldman Sachs, in a program in Sales and Trading within the FICC Division, as well as with LaSalle Partners.

Meghan is a Member of the Private Equity Women Investor Network (PEWIN), an organization for senior level women in private equity. She is also a former Member of the Illinois Growth and Innovation Fund (ILGIF) Advisory Council that supports the Illinois Treasurer’s Office and a member of the Young President’s Organization (YPO).

Meghan received her MBA from Harvard Business School and a BA from Northwestern University.