Lorne Cooper

Executive Partner

Provides strategy and senior operating expertise in support of Bulger Partners advisory clients and Bulger Capital Partners portfolio companies.

Professional Expertise

People, processes and project analysis for software development projects, product management & organizations, product roadmaps, organizational evaluation and improvement, management oversight. Over two decades as an executive, entrepreneur, board member and advisor with high tech companies.

Sector Expertise

Enterprise software applications and infrastructure, collaboration software, web applications and middleware, Mobile applications, mobile management and UX.


Lorne is an Executive Partner of Bulger Partners and supports the firm’s consulting practice where he is focused on advising CEOs and executive management of tech companies on growth- and value-oriented strategies. Lorne is currently the Founder and CEO of H2so4 Consulting, providing leadership consulting to CEOs of early stage software companies.

Prior to H2so4, Lorne spent fifteen years as CEO for various software companies, and as General Manager for a division of Progress Software (NASDAQ:PRGS). Lorne is a Certified Scrum Master, and has implemented Agile practices in three companies. He was also a pioneer in off-shore development, having twenty years of experience with development in India, the Ukraine, Moscow, and Turkey. Lorne is also a partner at the Walnut Venture Group, and an advisor or board member to several Boston-area startups.

CV Highlights

➢ AccuRev, President and CEO
➢ Progress Software Peerdirect division, General Manager
➢ NuSphere, President and CEO
➢ Sente, Inc., now part of Ansys, Founder and CEO
➢ Viewlogic System (NASDAQ: VIEW), CTO and VP Engineering
➢ MIT, Electrical Engineering & Computer Science

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