Lightyear Promotes Three

Lightyear Capital has promoted David Cynn and Thierry Ho to managing director, and Michal Petzela to vice president. Get more info.




Lightyear Capital LLC (“Lightyear”), a New York-based private equity firm focused on financial services investing, today announced that it has promoted three investment professionals, two to Managing Director, and one to Vice President.  David H. Cynn and Thierry F. Ho have each been promoted to Managing Director.  Michal Petrzela has been promoted to Vice President.

Messrs. Cynn and Ho will continue to be responsible for sourcing and managing investments across a range of financial services sectors.


“David and Thierry have been important contributors to Lightyear's success to date and we are pleased to add them to our seasoned senior investment team,” said Donald B. Marron, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Lightyear.


“We've worked together a long time