AEI hires Klafter as partner and CFO

Previously, she worked at Sun Capital, where she served as managing director and CFO.

AE Industrial Partners has named Melissa Klafter as a partner and chief financial officer. Her appointment is effective immediately.

Prior to AEI, she worked at Sun Capital, where she served as managing director and CFO. Prior to joining Sun Capital in 2006, Klafter was a vice president in the alternative investments group at both Credit Suisse and Goldman Sachs. Previously, she was also in the audit practices of PricewaterhouseCoopers and Richard A. Eisner & Company.

Klafter has a bachelor of science degree in accounting from Syracuse University and is a currently inactive CPA.

With offices in Washington, D.C. and Stamford, Connecticut, AEI specializes in aerospace, defense and government services, space, power generation, and specialty industrial markets.