Blake F. Austin

Principal, Strategic Services

Nick Birney



Brian Blackman

VP, Finance and Operations


Bob Bode

Principal, Strategic Services


Brett Bowerman



Phil Carpenter III

Co-Managing Partner


Joe El Chami



Craig W. Dolinick



Adam Felsenthal

VP, Legal and Compliance


Cameron R. Foster



Dennis Gorczyca

Investment Professional

John Howard

Co-Managing Partner


Elizabeth M. Kelly



David Knoch

Head of Strategic Services and Partner


Michael Lenkeit

Senior Associate


Laurence E. Leonard

Operating Partner


Jim McDonough



Eve Mongiardo

COO and Partner


Sahil Patel



John Rebein



Devraj Roy



Joshua Suchow

VP, Finance and Operations


Keith Zadourian


10 past transactions

Bendon, Inc.

Acquisition in 2015
Bendon, Inc. publishes and designs children’s books, games, coloring, and activity products. The company offers coloring and activity books, sticker scene books, giant sticker books, paint books, trace and learn books, artist pads, play packs, imagine ink, word search books, create-a-face books, board books, storybooks, workbooks, reward stickers, flash cards, and giftables through retail outlets. Bendon, Inc. was founded in 2001 and is based in Ashland, Ohio.

Vitamin Shoppe

Acquisition in 2002
Vitamin Shoppe is an online and physical retail company that specializes in vitamins, minerals, and sports nutrition supplements. With over 600 stores in the United States, the company has now expanded its presence to Canada, Panama, and India. Vitamin Shoppe was founded in 1977 and is headquartered in North Bergen, New Jersey.

CamelBak Products LLC

Acquisition in 2003
CamelBak Products LLC manufactures and sells hydration solutions. It offers a complete line of technical hydration packs, accessories, and aviation and CVC-approved tactical gloves for military forces globally. The company offers personal hydration gear solutions and products ranging from hydration packs to reusable bottles and individual UV purification systems. Its products include packs for bikes, daypacks, and military and tactical applications; everyday, outdoor, sports, bike, filtering, insulated, stainless steel, and glass water bottles; and accessories, including reservoirs, reservoir accessories, bottle parts, bottle accessories, replacement filters, cleaning kits, pack accessories, and more. The company sells its products through distributors in Africa, Asia, Canada, the Caribbean, Central and South America, the Middle East, the Pacific, and Europe. CamelBak Products was founded in 1989 and is based in Petaluma, California.

OTP Industrial Solutions

Acquisition in 2015
OTP Industrial Solutions is an industrial distributor and expert technical support for industrial pumps, fluid power, finishing, mechanical, bearings and electrical applications. Offering superior, internationally acclaimed products, resources and equipment, combined with a high level of knowledge and passion, OTP Industrial Solutions deliver valuable solutions designed to help customers achieve their goals. Founded in 1963, the company also offers repair services and maintenance programs designed to reduce costs and improve operations.

Cavalcade Midstream

Private Equity Round in 2018
Cavalcade Midstream, LLC tailored midstream solutions through Greenfield development and strategic merger and acquisition for energy industry. The company was incorporated in 2018 and is headquartered in San Antonio, Texas.

Coker Tire

Acquisition in 2018
Coker Tire Company supplies and sells tires and wheels to its customers worldwide. The company also provides apparel, collectibles, tire and wheel packages, and tire and wheel accessories. It markets and sells products through distributors and online. The company was founded in 1958 and is headquartered in Chattanooga, Tennessee with a store and warehouse in City of Industry, California.


Acquisition in 2013
For more than 90 years, customers have relied on Chromalox for the utmost in quality and innovative solutions for commercial and industrial heating applications. Chromalox manufactures the worldâ€:tm:s largest and broadest line of electric heat and control products, including heating components, immersion heaters, circulation systems, heat transfer systems, boilers, industrial and comfort air heating, heat trace cables, sensors and precision electronic controls. With multiple manufacturing, engineering, warehousing and sales locations throughout North America, Europe and Asia, Chromalox is a global supplier providing the highest level of customer support. Chromalox is headquartered in Pittsburgh, PA.

Dynojet Research, Inc.

Acquisition in 2015
Dynojet Research, Inc. engages in the development and manufacture of fuel management and diagnostic products for customers worldwide. It offers automotive dynamometers and powersports dynamometers. The company’s installations include OEM manufacturers, importers, exhaust manufacturers, tuners, race teams, dealers, service shops, and motorcycle and ATV magazines. It also sells marketing materials, such as baseball caps, T-shirts, Dynojet banners, Dynojet small stickers, and Dynojet large stickers online. Dynojet Research, Inc. was founded in 1972 and is based in North Las Vegas, Nevada with additional offices in Belgrade, Montana; Wijchen, the Netherlands; Barnacre, United Kingdom; and Krefeld, Germany.


Venture Round in 2000
As of March 13, 2020, InterXion Holding N.V. was acquired by InterXion II B.V. InterXion Holding N.V. provides carrier and cloud-neutral colocation data center services in France, Germany, the Netherlands, the United Kingdom, Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Ireland, Spain, Sweden, and Switzerland. The company enables its customers to connect to a range of telecommunications carriers, cloud platforms, Internet service providers, and other customers. Its data centers acts as content, cloud, and connectivity hubs that facilitate the processing, storage, sharing, and distribution of data between its customers. The company offers colocation services, including space and power to deploy IT infrastructure in its data centers; a range of output voltages and currents; connectivity services that enable its customers to connect their IT infrastructure to exchange traffic and access cloud platforms; and systems monitoring, systems management, engineering support, and data backup and storage services, as well as installs and manages physical connections running from its customers’ equipment to the equipment of its telecommunications carriers, Internet service providers, Internet exchange customers, and other customers. It provides its services to telecom operators, Internet service providers, and content delivery networks; content and cloud providers; and enterprises through direct sales forces, as well as through tradeshows, networking events, and industry seminars. As of December 31, 2018, it operated 51 carrier and cloud neutral colocation data centers in 13 metropolitan areas in 11 countries. The company is also involved in real estate management/holding businesses. InterXion Holding N.V. was incorporated in 1998 and is headquartered in Hoofddorp, the Netherlands.

rag & bone, Inc.

Private Equity Round in 2013
From its origins in New York in 2002, rag & bone instantaneously distinguished itself by combining their British heritage with directional, modern design. Today, Marcus Wainwright and David Neville's brand has become synonymous with innately wearable clothing that innovatively melds classic tailoring with an edgy yet understated New York aesthetic.