Stella Point ups Jahn to MD


Stella Point Capital has promoted Robert Jahn to managing director. Jahn joined the New York-based private equity firm in 2012.

PRESS RELEASE

NEW YORK April 21, 2017 –Stella Point Capital (Stella Point), a New York-based private equity firm focused on industrial, consumer, and business services investments, today announced the promotion of Robert Jahn to Managing Director.

Adam Godfrey and Justin Wender, Stella Point’s Co-Founders, said “Rob is a valued member of our team, and this promotion is a testament to his dedication, exceptional performance and leadership skills demonstrated throughout his time at Stella Point. He is an important contributor to the firm, and we look forward to working together in the years to come.”

Mr. Jahn said, “It has truly been an honor to work at Stella Point alongside Adam and Justin. I am fortunate to have been given the opportunity to contribute to the development of the firm as we expand the team and further build our portfolio. I look forward to working with the team to capitalize on the new investment opportunities in the years ahead.”

Before joining Stella Point in 2012, Mr. Jahn spent nearly 6 years with Lindsay Goldberg and Lindsay Goldberg & Bessemer where he helped to execute and manage numerous investments for the firm, served on the board of directors of one of its portfolio companies and observed on several others. He currently serves on the board of Intermex and Rightpoint and is a board observer of First American Payment Systems. Mr. Jahn holds his MBA from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania and his BS in Applied Physics with Distinction from Yale University.

About Stella Point
Stella Point Capital is a New York-based private equity firm focused on industrial, consumer, and business services investments. Founded by Managing Partners Justin Wender and Adam Godfrey, the firm actively seeks investment opportunities throughout North America. The principals work closely with management teams who care passionately about their cultures to identify strong market positions and achieve transformational growth. Stella Point has made three platform investments and invested more than $240 million of equity capital since inception. The Firm provides unparalleled senior level attention and expertise, seeking to cultivate meaningful relationships with portfolio companies to generate superior investment returns and significant long-term value. Prior to founding Stella Point, its partners generated an outstanding track record, with over 75 years of combined investing and operating experience at leading global private equity firms, and investing over $2 billion of equity capital across more than 35 investments. Please visit www.stellapoint.com for additional information.