Genstar Capital has promoted Sid Ramakrishnan to principal. Ramakrishnan originally joined Genstar in 2012 as an associate and rejoined the firm in 2017 as vice president.
SAN FRANCISCO, July 9, 2019 – Genstar Capital (“Genstar”), a leading private equity firm focused on investments in targeted segments of the financial services, healthcare, industrial technology and software industries, announced today the promotion of Sid Ramakrishnan to Principal.
Ryan Clark, President and Managing Director at Genstar, said, “Sid has been a strong performer and has demonstrated investment acumen, professional maturity, and an ability to handle the increased responsibility as he has worked across all our industry verticals. This promotion is well deserved and reflects the significant impact he has made on his portfolio companies as well as his leadership in firm-building initiatives.”
Mr. Ramakrishnan originally joined Genstar in 2012 as an Associate and re-joined the firm in 2017 as Vice President. Prior to re-joining, he was Chief of Staff to the CEO and Head of Corporate Strategy at AssetMark, a former Genstar portfolio company. He began his career as an investment banker at Morgan Stanley and is a graduate of the University of Southern California. Mr. Ramakrishnan is a member of the Board of Directors of a number of Genstar portfolio companies, including Apex Group, Cetera Financial Group, Infinite Electronics, Prometheus Group, and Signant Health. Additionally he is a Genstar representative and mentor supporting the nonprofit organization Sponsors for Educational Opportunity and its Alternative Investments Fellowship Program.
About Genstar Capital
Genstar Capital is a leading private equity firm that has been actively investing in high quality companies for over 30 years. Based in San Francisco, Genstar works in partnership with its management teams and its network of strategic advisors to transform its portfolio companies into industry-leading businesses. Genstar currently has approximately $17 billion of assets under management and targets investments focused on targeted segments of the financial services, healthcare, industrial technology and software industries. For more information on Genstar, please visit: www.gencap.com.