Advent Staffs Up

Advent International has made four new hires to its Boston-based North American deal team. They are: Mohammed Anjarwala, principal, previously with SFW Capital Partners and Bain Capital Partners; Nicholas Pike, associate, formerly with the financial sponsors and leveraged finance groups of UBS Investment Bank; Chris Ryan, associate, previously with The Parthenon Group; and Sarah Smith, associate, previously with McKinsey & Company.