Olympus Partners named Jim Conroy its third managing partner. Conroy, 55, joined the Stamford, Connecticut, firm in 1990 as it began investing its first fund. The firm said he’d had particular success with healthcare and financial-services investments. His new role will include expanded responsibility on the investment committee and within management. Olympus, founded 1988, manages more than $5.5 billion, the firm’s website says. Its latest fund, Olympus Growth Fund VI, has committed capital of $2.3 billion. Olympus says it makes at most three or four investments a year, ranging $50 million for growth-capital deals to $300 million and more for buyouts.
OLYMPUS PROMOTES CONROY TO MANAGING PARTNER
Stamford based Olympus Partners is very pleased to announce the promotion of Jim Conroy to Managing Partner. Jim joined Olympus in 1990 as it began investing its first Fund. He has been an integral part of Olympus’ success and growth. Jim has led many of Olympus’ investments in healthcare and in financial services. He is also a member of the Leadership Council of Americares.