Catalyst Investors said Wednesday that it has added two analysts, Courtney Nelson and David Sack. Nelson joins Catalyst from Greenhill & Co. where she was an investment banking analyst in the Mergers & Acquisitions group in New York. Sack was most recently with New York-based Berenson & Company, where he served as an investment banking analyst on M&A and capital raise transactions.
NEW YORK, OCTOBER 21, 2015 – Growth equity firm Catalyst Investorsfurther expanded with the addition of two new analysts, Courtney Nelson and David Sack. Both analysts are responsible for deal origination, transaction execution, and portfolio management, as well as assisting with Catalyst’s research reports.
“There is an enormous amount of activity and opportunity in technology enabled services,” said Brian Rich, Managing Partner of Catalyst Investors. “Our research and outbound origination efforts have proven to be very effective at sourcing investment opportunities, and we are fortunate to add two independent thinkers like Courtney and David to help us execute on our investment strategy.”
Nelson joins Catalyst from Greenhill & Co. where she was an investment banking analyst in the Mergers & Acquisitions group in New York. While with Greenhill, she worked on transactions across various industries with an emphasis on consumer and retail. She received a B. Comm. degree from McGill University’s Desautels Faculty of Management, with a concentration in Finance and a double minor in History and French.
Sack was most recently with New York-based Berenson & Company, where he served as an investment banking analyst on M&A and capital raise transactions across several industries, with a focus on technology and media. He graduated from Yale University with a BA in Economics and Latin American Studies.
About Catalyst Investors
Catalyst Investors is a New York City-based growth equity firm focused on technology-enabled services including cloud computing, wireless infrastructure and digital media. Founded in 1999 and investing out of its $377 million fourth fund, Catalyst draws on its deep sector expertise and extensive network of industry leaders to work in true partnership with management to create long-term value. The firm makes both minority and majority investments of up to $60 million in rapidly growing companies. For more information, visit www.catalyst.com.