Gemspring Capital names new VP

Gemspring Capital has hired Bennet Grill as a vice president. Previously, Grill worked at Ipreo where he served as a director in business development and strategy.


WESTPORT, Conn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Gemspring Capital, LLC, a private equity firm specializing in lower middle market companies, announced that Bennet Grill has joined the team as a Vice President.

Mr. Grill brings with him middle market investing and operating experience. Prior to joining Gemspring, Mr. Grill was a Director in Business Development and Strategy at Ipreo, a leading provider of market intelligence, data, and technology solutions to financial institutions and a portfolio company of Blackstone and Goldman Sachs. Prior to Ipreo, Mr. Grill was a Senior Associate at Blue Wolf Capital, a middle market special situations private equity firm where he was involved in all aspects of the investment process including sourcing, transaction structuring, financing and execution of post-closing strategies. Mr. Grill began his career in Mergers & Acquisitions at Citigroup and received a B.S. from Duke University.

Bret Wiener, Managing Partner of Gemspring Capital, commented “We are delighted to welcome Bennet to Gemspring. His analytical bent and entrepreneurial drive make him a great addition to the team.”

About Gemspring Capital
Gemspring Capital, LLC is a Westport, Connecticut based private equity firm pursuing equity and structured equity investments in lower middle-market companies headquartered in the United States and Canada. Gemspring partners with talented management teams and takes a hands-on approach to drive revenue growth and operating efficiencies that enable portfolio companies to realize their full potential. Target companies have up to $200 million in revenue and are in business services, industrial services, distribution and logistics, healthcare services, specialty finance or media and technology. For more information, visit