Kevin has spent more than twenty years in private equity with JPMorgan, Investcorp, and Macquarie.
He has developed strong relationships with management teams, deal sources, co-investors, and due diligence providers through extensive transaction and asset management experience.
Kevin has served on more than twenty-five Boards of Directors in all relevant roles, and in almost all cases as Chairman or Lead Director on behalf of the majority owner; he has a strong reputation working in partnership with management to develop and execute a strategic agenda. He is currently on the Boards of Dancing Deer Baking Company and Macro Energy. He also remains on the Board of Spirit Realty Capital (NYSE: SRC), which he took public in 2012 and where he is a member of the Compensation and Governance Committees. Finally, he is on the Board of heavy haul trucking company Daseke, which he helped take public (NASDAQ: DSKE) in February 2017.
Kevin has successfully sold to strategic and financial investors, maximized value through the staged exit to separate buyers, and taken companies public. This includes companies in aerospace, automotive, playground manufacturing, sporting goods, housewares, gourmet goods, industrial fabric, water infrastructure, petroleum drilling tools, bunkering and heavy duty trucks parts distribution.
Additional experience includes four years at McKinsey and three years in the Astrophysics Division at NASA Headquarters in Washington, DC.
Kevin received his BSE Cum Laude from Princeton University, his MSE with Distinction from the University of Michigan, and his MBA with Honors from the Kellogg School at Northwestern University.