Cynosure taps Hunter as MD and investor relations head

Salt Lake City-based The Cynosure Group, a private equity firm, has appointed David Hunter as a managing director and head of investor relations. Previously, Hunter worked at Partners Group.



The Cynosure Group is pleased to announce that David Hunter has joined the firm as a Managing Director and Head of Investor Relations.

Prior to joining Cynosure, Mr. Hunter spent 11 years with Partners Group in the New York, San Francisco, and Denver offices as a member of the Investment Solutions team, most recently as a Senior Vice President.

While at Partners Group, Mr. Hunter was responsible for managing the Western Region U.S. institutional sales efforts, where he set the strategy for managing existing client relationships and sourcing new investments. Mr. Hunter was responsible for building the U.S. Consulting Relations team.

Before joining Partners Group, Mr. Hunter was a consultant with Connecticut-based Evaluation Associates where he advised institutional clientele on investment policy development, asset allocation, manager search and selection, and performance and attribution analysis. Prior to that, Mr. Hunter was an investment advisor at Bear Stearns, where he advised high-net-worth families and small institutions.

Mr. Hunter received his MBA from Brigham Young University’s Marriot School of Management and his BA in Finance from Brigham Young University, where he also played on the baseball team.

About The Cynosure Group
The Cynosure Group is a Salt Lake City based company offering long-term equity investments in private companies across a range of industries. The company offers a direct investment platform to source, evaluate, and manage direct private equity investments. Cynosure has expertise in financial services, industrials, healthcare, natural resources, consumer/retail and technology and provides comprehensive wealth management services to high net worth families, foundations and other organizations in the intermountain west.