Joel Russ

Investment team

Prior to joining Adelis, Joel was a Managing Director in Audax Group’s Private Equity team where he contributed to the successful building of Audax into a preferred management partner to US-based, medium-sized companies and to one of the most active private equity firms in the world. Joel worked at Audax in Boston from 2000 to 2010. Joel has also been CEO of three small businesses and worked as a technology investment banker and at a technology venture fund.

Joel has executed 27 platform investments, over 75 add-on acquisitions, and been a member of the board in 26 companies. Joel is a board member at Kanari, Axentia, Valtti, Hantverksdata, Generaxion and Nordentic. Previous Adelis board positions include IT Relation, AddPro and Logent.


BSc, Babson College, Boston