Jennifer Kwon has joined The Gores Group as vice president of investor relations. She previously served in a similar role at Sterling Partners.
The Gores Group, LLC, a leading private equity firm focused on acquiring controlling interests in mature and growing businesses, today announced that Jennifer Kwon has joined the firm as Vice President of Investor Relations. Kwon, who will be based in the Los Angeles office, will be tasked with developing and maintaining relationships with limited partners for funds managed by The Gores Group.
“Jennifer is an extremely talented and dedicated executive who will provide The Gores Group and its limited partners with an expanded level of service and expertise,” said Scott Honour, Senior Managing Director of The Gores Group. “We are very pleased to have her join our team.”
Prior to joining Gores, Kwon was Director of Investor Relations at Sterling Partners, a private equity firm based in Chicago. Prior to Sterling, she worked at Public Financial Management where she advised municipal borrowers on capital funding and restructuring programs. Kwon began her career at the Vanguard Group as a Fixed Income trader.
Kwon is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania, where she earned a Bachelor of Arts in Communication. She received an M.B.A. in Finance and Marketing from Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management.
About The Gores Group, LLC
Founded in 1987 by Alec E. Gores, The Gores Group LLC is a private equity firm focused on acquiring controlling interests in mature and growing businesses which can benefit from the firm’s operating experience and flexible capital base. The firm combines the operational expertise and detailed due diligence capabilities of a strategic buyer with the seasoned M&A team of a traditional financial buyer. The Gores Group, LLC has become a leading investor having demonstrated over time a reliable track record of creating substantial value in its portfolio companies alongside management. The firm’s current private equity fund has committed equity capital of $2.9 billion. Headquartered in Los Angeles, The Gores Group, LLC maintains offices in Boulder, CO, and London. For more information, please visit www.gores.com