Austin, Texas-based private equity firm Blue Sage Capital has promoted Jonathan Pearce and Eric Weiner to vice president. Previously, Pearce worked at Avista Capital Partners while Weiner joined Blue Sage Capital in August 2013 after receiving his MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business.
AUSTIN, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Blue Sage Capital is pleased to announce the promotion of Jonathan Pearce and Eric Weiner to Vice President. In this role, Jonathan and Eric will be responsible for sourcing, evaluating, negotiating structuring, managing due diligence, and closing investment opportunities and subsequent portfolio company monitoring.
Jonathan joined the team in May 2013 after spending four years with Avista Capital Partners, a generalist middle-market private equity firm with $5 billion under management. While at Avista, Jonathan focused on the evaluation and execution of investments primarily in the energy sector. Jonathan is a Certified Public Accountant and a graduate of The University of Texas at Austin, where he earned a Masters in Professional Accounting and a Bachelor of Business Administration with a Minor in Finance.
Eric joined the team in August 2013 after completing his MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business, where he was an Arjay Miller Scholar. Prior to business school, Eric worked for Berkshire Partners, a middle-market private equity firm with over $11 billion under management, specializing in investments primarily in consumer, retail, business services and industrial companies. Eric graduated from The University of Texas with a BBA degree in Finance from the Business Honors Program and a BA in Government, both with Highest Honors.
ABOUT BLUE SAGE CAPITAL
Blue Sage Capital is an Austin, Texas-based private equity firm specializing in growth, recapitalization and buyout financings of smaller middle market companies. Most of Blue Sage’s investments are in established, profitable companies with $25 million to $100 million of revenue and $5 million to $10 million of cash flow at the time of investment. Blue Sage invests in a variety of industries, with each initial investment typically ranging from $10 million to $15 million.
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