Pritzker Group Private Capital has named Sean Michael Gillis as a vice president. Gillis had worked previously at the company as an associate and senior associate before leaving to pursue an MBA.
CHICAGO, July 7, 2015 — Pritzker Group Private Capital today announced that former senior associate Sean Michael Gillis will rejoin the team as a vice president.
Gillis, 29, will be based in Chicago, where he will help source and execute investments and work with the management teams of Pritzker Group Private Capital companies.
Gillis spent three years as an associate and senior associate for Pritzker Group Private Capital before leaving the company last year to pursue a Master’s of Business Administration degree.
Previously, Gillis served as an analyst in retail and consumer products investment banking at Credit Suisse Securities LLC and as an analyst in industrial growth and services investment banking at Oppenheimer & Co (NYSE: OPY).
“Sean has proven himself to be an invaluable resource for our team and our companies,” said Paul Carbone, Pritzker Group Private Capital managing partner. “We’re thrilled to welcome him back to the Pritzker Group Private Capital team.”
Gillis just completed his Master’s of Business Administration degree from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University and holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration with a concentration in finance from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
About Pritzker Group
Pritzker Group, led by Tony and J.B. Pritzker, has three principal investment teams: Private Capital, which acquires and operates leading North America-based companies; Venture Capital, which provides early-stage and growth venture funding to technology companies throughout the United States; and Asset Management, which partners with top-performing investment managers across global public markets.
Pritzker Group Private Capital acquires North America-based middle-market companies with leading positions in the manufactured products, services and health care sectors. The firm’s permanent, proprietary capital base allows for efficient decision making, broad flexibility with transaction structure and investment horizon, and alignment with management teams focused on creating long-term value.
Pritzker Group brings significant resources, expertise and credibility in building businesses and is an ideal partner for entrepreneur- and family-owned companies. For more information, visit pritzkergroup.com.