Layne Ainsworth is the Managing Director of Liquid Capital Associates, which offers alternative financing solutions to small and medium sized businesses.
Layne has over 20 years of experience in early stage companies and knows how to finance significant expansion. His background is in operating positions in enterprise IT consulting, having spent 14 years at Sapient, a high-growth company, as it moved from client-server technologies through to internet project delivery including off-shore development and operations management. After leaving Sapient, he finished his MBA at the Columbia/London Business School EMBA-Global Program, with a concentration on financing entrepreneurial businesses in all stages of growth. Layne spent two years at Progress Partners, where he worked with promising early stage companies in technology, information services and media, helping to raise their initial round of institutional equity financing.