You don’t have to be a sweatshirt wearing, drone-flying, Apple Watch wearing, Blue Bottle Coffee drinking twenty-something to be a player in the startup world. In fact, there are plenty of experienced hands who are outpacing their younger rivals to raise big venture capital rounds.
One such figure that comes to mind is Shaun McConnon, the chief executive of security rating company BitSight, which announced this week that it has raised $ 23 million in Series B funding.
McConnon is one of these guys that you bump into on a street in Boston, and assume he’s some sort of old salt dog or Southie life-longer. Only later do you find out he’s one of the under-the-radar legends of the tech industry…
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