CHICAGO, Oct. 25, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ParkerGale Capital is excited to announce that Kevin Fitzgerald joined its investment team as a Principal. Kevin will be involved in all aspects of the firm’s investment process and he is responsible for sourcing and monitoring investments for the ParkerGale portfolio.
Kevin received his MBA from the Harvard Business School in May 2016. Prior to joining ParkerGale this summer, Kevin worked with his current team for three years at Chicago Growth Partners where he was an Associate on the Technology sector team. Before joining Chicago Growth Partners, Kevin spent two years at Credit Suisse First Boston where he was a part of the business services investment banking team. In addition to his MBA, Kevin holds a BBA from the University of Notre Dame.
“We couldn’t be happier that Kevin chose to re-join the old team after finishing business school,” said ParkerGale Partner Devin Mathews. “He had plenty of options coming out of Harvard, so I am glad he returned and accepted our offer.” ParkerGale Partner Kristina Heinze added “Kevin is beloved by our portfolio companies and adds depth to our investment team. We are so pleased to have him back for good.”
You can read more detail about Kevin and why he decided to rejoin ParkerGale on our blog here. Kevin is also featured on two of our most downloaded podcasts ever. Hear him discuss whether business school is worth it here. Hear him talk about the life of a private equity Associate here.
ParkerGale Capital is a small private equity fund based in Chicago that buys profitable, founder-owned software and technology-enabled services companies where the firm’s operating resources can have a meaningful impact. ParkerGale also hosts the private equity industry’s only podcast, the PE FunCast on iTunes and Google Play. For more information, please visit www.parkergale.com
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