Fireman Capital Partners Hires VP

Fireman Capital Partners, a consumer-focused buyout and growth equity firm, has appointed Clara Maddox as vice president. Maddox will manage the origination and diligence of new investment opportunities, structure transactions and work with FCP portfolio companies.

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Fireman Capital Partners, a consumer-focused buyout and growth equity firm, today announced that Clara Maddox has joined the firm as a Vice President. At Fireman Capital, Ms. Maddox will manage the origination and diligence of new investment opportunities, structure transactions and work with FCP portfolio companies.

“Clara’s experience and skill set in evaluating strategic opportunities and executing initiatives to drive investment growth is an ideal match for Fireman Capital as we continue on our path of cultivating distinctive and disruptive businesses and delivering returns for our investors.”
“We are thrilled to have Clara join the Fireman Capital team,” said Dan Fireman, Managing Partner of Fireman Capital. “Clara’s experience and skill set in evaluating strategic opportunities and executing initiatives to drive investment growth is an ideal match for Fireman Capital as we continue on our path of cultivating distinctive and disruptive businesses and delivering returns for our investors.”

Ms. Maddox most recently served as an associate at TPG, a global private equity firm with over $49 billion of capital under management. At TPG, Ms. Maddox worked in the firm’s middle market private equity group, TPG Growth, where she identified and evaluated growth equity and leveraged buyout transactions across the consumer/retail and healthcare industries.

Prior to TPG Growth, Ms. Maddox was an investment banking analyst in the Financial Institutions Group at Goldman, Sachs & Co.

Ms. Maddox holds an MBA from the Harvard Business School and a BS in Economics from Vanderbilt University, where she graduated summa cum laude and was elected to Phi Beta Kappa.

About Fireman Capital Partners (FCP)

Fireman Capital Partners (“FCP”) is a Boston-based, consumer-focused buyout and growth equity firm which has made six investments to date. The firm was founded in 2008 by Paul Fireman (founder and former Chairman and CEO of Reebok International) who is FCP’s Chairman and his son Dan Fireman (the former CEO of Willowbend Development) who is FCP’s Managing Partner. FCP’s Partners and operating team have previously built successful consumer brands through innovative strategies and prudent management. The firm’s focus is on leveraging its deep operating expertise, broad industry relationships, and financial resources to grow distinctive businesses and create value. FCP seeks consumer-facing companies with unique products, a disruptive edge in their industry, and the potential to grow into powerful brands.