Eric Fry is joining Lindsay Goldberg as a Partner. Fry was most recently with Morgan Stanley where he was a Managing Director in the firm’s private equity group.
NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Lindsay Goldberg, a leading private investment firm, today announced that Eric Fry will join the Firm as a Partner. Mr. Fry has more than 22 years of private investing experience and most recently was a Managing Director in Morgan Stanley’s global private equity group.
Alan Goldberg, Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer of Lindsay Goldberg, said, “Having known Eric for many years and worked with him closely, Bob and I are excited to have him join our firm. Eric’s strong investing expertise and his background are an excellent fit with our long-term, family-oriented investment culture.”
Bob Lindsay, Co-founder and Chairman of Lindsay Goldberg, said, “Eric’s deep experience and focus will be of significant benefit to our portfolio companies, and I am confident he will be a great addition to our team. Alan and I are pleased to welcome him on board.”
Mr. Fry said, “I have long been an admirer of Lindsay Goldberg and have known and worked with many of the firm’s partners. I look forward to working with the team to execute on unique investment opportunities.”
Mr. Fry joined Morgan Stanley in 1989, its private equity group, Morgan Stanley Capital Partners, in 1991 and was named a Managing Director of Morgan Stanley in 2001. Mr. Fry also served as a member of the Investment Committees of the firm’s Morgan Stanley Capital Partners private equity funds.
Mr. Fry has served on the board of directors of more than 15 Morgan Stanley Capital Partners portfolio companies, including Tops Markets, EnerSys, Vanguard Health Systems and Cross Country Healthcare. Mr. Fry holds a B.S., summa cum laude, from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and an MBA from Harvard Business School.
About Lindsay Goldberg
Lindsay Goldberg is a private investment firm with approximately $14 billion of equity capital that focuses on partnering with family owned and entrepreneur-led businesses seeking a partner to help actively build their businesses. For more information about Lindsay Goldberg, please visit www.lindsaygoldbergllc.com.