Blue Wolf taps Sutter as operating partner

In his new role, Sutter will focus on Blue Wolf’s investments in the industrials sector.

Blue Wolf Capital Partners LLC, a New York-based private equity firm, has named Mike Sutter as an operating partner. In his new role, Sutter will focus on Blue Wolf’s investments in the industrials sector.

Most recently, Sutter was CEO of Airtech Vacuum Inc., a provider of vacuum pumps, blowers and vacuum and compressor systems. Prior to that, Sutter served as president, CEO and director of Chromalox. Before then, Sutter held leadership roles at ITT in the industrial process division. Earlier in his career, Sutter was an executive at Flowserve, among other industrial companies.

Based in New York City, Blue Wolf invests in the middle-market.