Gallant Capital has named Jamie Kim as head of business development. Previously, she worked at Presto where she was the vice president of corporate development and strategy.
LOS ANGELES, May 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Gallant Capital (“Gallant”) is pleased to announce that Jamie Kim has joined the firm as Head of Business Development. Jamie is responsible for sourcing and assessing investment opportunities, managing relationships with transaction advisors and leading the firm’s marketing strategy.
“Jamie is an outstanding addition to the Gallant team,” said Gallant Partners Jon Gimbel, Anthony Guagliano, and Desmond Nugent. “Jamie’s extensive experience working with entrepreneurs, investment bankers and corporate executives make her uniquely positioned to source creative and unique opportunities that fit Gallant’s growth-oriented investment strategy.”
Jamie has over 15 years of experience in various senior finance, commercial and business development roles. Most recently, she was the Vice President of Corporate Development & Strategy at Presto. Prior to Presto, Jamie was a member of the business development team at Platinum Equity, where she was responsible for deal origination and managing strategic relationships with investment banks, corporate sellers and other deal intermediaries. She started her career as an investment analyst at J.P. Morgan and Merrill Lynch. Jamie holds a B.A. in Political Science from the University of California, Los Angeles and an M.B.A. from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.
“I am excited to join Gallant at such an exciting time in the firm’s growth and I look forward to leading the business development and marketing efforts for Gallant and expanding the firm’s presence in the lower-middle market,” said Jamie.
About Gallant Capital Partners
Gallant Capital Partners is a private equity firm that makes control investments in technology, industrial and business services companies. Gallant executes on an operationally focused investment strategy with a focus on partnering closely with companies that can benefit from its extensive industry relationships and operating expertise. The firm partners with owners, founders, family-owned companies and management teams to maximize value and long-term, sustainable growth for portfolio companies. Gallant Capital Partners was founded in 2018 and is headquartered in Los Angeles. For more information please visit: www.gallantcapital.com.