Altamont announces several promotions

Altamont Capital Partners has promoted Kristin Johnson and Alex Rolfe to managing director. The San Francisco-based middle-market private equity firm has upped Melissa Francis, Sam Gaynor and Kevin Mason to principal and Greg Corkran to vice president.


Palo Alto, California, January 17, 2017 — Altamont Capital Partners (Altamont), a San Francisco-based middle market private equity firm, today announced the promotions of Kristin Johnson and Alex Rolfe to Managing Director.

In addition, Melissa Francis, Sam Gaynor and Kevin Mason have been promoted to Principal, and Greg Corkran to Vice President.

“At Altamont, we pride ourselves on rewarding excellence, and the promotions of these talented individuals reflect their deep talents and the instrumental roles they have played in the growth of our business,” said Jesse Rogers, Co-Founder and Managing Director of Altamont Capital Partners. “We are proud to recognize their accomplishments and look forward to their continued contribution to Altamont, our portfolio companies and our investors.”

Altamont Capital Partners is a private investment firm based in the San Francisco Bay Area with over $2 billion in capital under management. Altamont is focused on investing in middle market businesses where it can partner with leading management teams to help its portfolio companies reach their full potential. The firm’s principals have significant experience building business success stories across a range of industries, including consumer/retail, industrials, healthcare and financial services.