Linsalata Capital Partners has promoted Michael Faremouth to managing director and Murad Beg to principal. Faremouth joined the Linsalata in 2005 and serves as Chairman of Stag Parkway Holding Co. Beg joined LinCap in 2008 and his primary responsibilities include acquisition searches, due diligence, negotiations and portfolio company oversight.
Linsalata Capital Partners (LinCap), a
Cleveland-based private equity firm, announced today the promotion of Michael
J. Faremouth to Managing Director and Murad A. Beg to Principal.
Mr. Faremouth joined the firm in 2005 and serves as Chairman of Stag Parkway
Holding Company and is a director of Harden Manufacturing, Hospitality Mints
Holding Company, and Transpac Holding Company.
Prior to joining Linsalata Capital Partners, Faremouth spent two years at the
Matco Tools subsidiary of Danaher Corporation. Faremouth began his
professional career at Ernst & Young where he spent six years successively in
Audit then the Litigation Advisory Services practice working with manufacturing
and distribution companies rising to the level of Manager.
Faremouth has a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Accounting from
the University of Michigan and an M.B.A. from the Darden School of Business at
the University of Virginia. He is a Certified Public Accountant.
Mr. Beg joined LinCap in 2008 and his primary responsibilities include acquisition
searches, due diligence, negotiations and portfolio company oversight. He serves
as a director of Whitcraft Holdings and is a member of the Eatem Foods
Company’s oversight team.
Beg’s prior experience includes 13 years of practicing law, ultimately co-heading
the M&A practice as a partner with Calfee, Halter & Griswold LLP in Cleveland
counseling privately-held, public company and private equity clients with a
primary focus on mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, capital raising and other
transaction activities. Prior to joining Calfee, Mr. Beg was associated with the law
firm of Cummings & Lockwood.
Mr. Beg received a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from Kenyon College,
and he earned a J.D., with honors, from The Pace University School of Law. He
serves on the executive committee of Cleveland’s ACG Chapter.
Located in the Cleveland suburb of Mayfield Heights, Ohio, Linsalata Capital
Partners was founded in 1984 and has combined its strong financial capabilities
with extensive operational experience to accelerate the growth of middle-market
companies. In its more than 28 years of investing, the firm has completed 101
buy-side transactions totaling more than $3 billion. Linsalata Capital Partners is
currently investing from its recently raised seventh fund, Linsalata Capital
Partners Fund VI, L.P. (LinCap VI), with $427 million in committed equity capital.