Sixpoint Partners hired Matthew Mitchell as managing director and head of real assets. Mitchell will lead the firm’s Austin office and build out its origination and sourcing around real assets and infrastructure. Mitchell joins the firm from Champlain Advisors, where he worked on opportunities across energy, infrastructure, buyout, credit and growth equity.
Sixpoint Partners, a leading global investment bank serving the middle-market private equity industry, today announced the appointment of Matthew Mitchell as Managing Director and Head of Real Assets, expanding the firm’s team to 21 professionals across five offices in North America and Asia. In his new role, Mr. Mitchell will head Sixpoint’s new Austin office and deepen the firm’s origination and sourcing activities with a particular emphasis on real assets and infrastructure opportunities.
Mr. Mitchell has developed a comprehensive expertise in private funds and investment banking in his 18 years of experience. Previously, Mr. Mitchell was a Partner at Champlain Advisors where he sourced a variety of opportunities across energy, infrastructure, buyout, credit and growth equity.
“The addition of Matt and the expansion of our platform into real assets with a focus on energy and infrastructure is a reflection of our continued growth, ambition and vision to build Sixpoint into a diversified global advisor across asset classes in the alternative investment industry,” said Eric Zoller, Founder and Partner of Sixpoint Partners. “He is a great cultural fit for Sixpoint and embodies the strong intellectual rigor and entrepreneurial spirit that we see in all of our team members.”
Sixpoint Partners recently celebrated the milestone of its ten year anniversary. During its first ten years, Sixpoint established itself as a leading advisor for middle-market buyout and credit funds globally; in its second decade, Sixpoint intends to expand into new markets in response to strong investor demand seeking exposure to additional asset classes, including energy and infrastructure. Sixpoint will continue to thrive as a thought leader and solution provider for sponsors and investors across their needs.
“We’re incredibly excited to have Matt join our firm. He brings a deep knowledge of the industry and unique skill set specifically around real assets and infrastructure” added Larry Smith, Partner of Sixpoint Partners. “The geographical extension of our reach demonstrates our commitment to the managers in the region and a market that is rich with opportunity across the energy and real asset space.”
About Sixpoint Partners
Sixpoint Partners is a leading global investment bank focused on a diversified set of services and solutions for the middle-market private equity industry. The firm’s core areas of focus include (i) primary fund placement, (ii) secondaries advisory and (iii) co-investment placement across a wide range of industries, strategies and geographies. Sixpoint Partners has a reputation for its direct, results-driven style and for delivering innovative solutions to complex problems in order to create long-term value for clients. Sixpoint is headquartered in New York with offices in Chicago, San Francisco, Austin and Hong Kong. For more information, please visit http://www.sixpointpartners.com/.
Sixpoint Partners, LLC, is a registered broker/dealer, member FINRA (http://www.finra.org) and SIPC (http://www.sipc.org). Sixpoint Partners Asia Limited is licensed by the Securities and Futures Commission (http://www.sfc.hk).