Charlesbank Capital Partners has promoted Joshua N. Beer and Jason W. Pike to managing director. The middle-market private equity firm hired Beer as an associate in 2003; Pike joined in 2012.
BOSTON, MA, June 22, 2016 – Charlesbank Capital Partners is pleased to announce the appointments of Joshua N. Beer and Jason W. Pike to Managing Director.
Mr. Beer joined Charlesbank as an Associate in 2003, with a break to obtain an MBA at The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, returning in 2008. Mr. Pike also received his MBA from Wharton, in 2005, and joined the firm in 2012, his prior career having included both private equity and distressed credit investing.
Of the appointments, Michael Eisenson, Managing Director and CEO of Charlesbank, said, “Jason and Josh each bring outstanding talent to our work, and each has demonstrated extraordinary leadership and deep commitment to our investment activity and to the firm. We are pleased to recognize their well-earned advancements and look forward to their continued contributions to the success of Charlesbank, our portfolio companies and, most importantly, our investors.”
Mr. Beer and Mr. Pike will help to lead Charlesbank’s investment team, whose senior members have worked together, on average, for nearly 18 years.
About Charlesbank Capital Partners
Based in Boston and New York, Charlesbank Capital Partners is a middle-market private equity investment firm managing more than $3.5 billion of capital. Charlesbank focuses on management-led buyouts and growth capital financings, generally investing in companies with enterprise values of $150 million to $1 billion. The firm seeks to partner with strong management teams to build companies with sustainable competitive advantage and excellent prospects for growth. For more information, visit www.charlesbank.com.