MidOcean Partners has appointed Natalya Michaels as a managing director. Previously, she was a managing director at Artisan Partners.
New York, September 25, 2019 – MidOcean Partners (“MidOcean”), a premier New York-based alternative asset manager that specializes in middle market private equity and alternative credit investments, today announced that Natalya Michaels has joined the firm as Managing Director. Ms. Michaels will focus on Marketing, Investor Relations and Business Development across both the private equity and credit businesses as MidOcean looks to grow the firm and expand its investor relationships.
“Natalya brings a wide range of business development experience that we believe will help MidOcean expand its investor base and product offerings”, said Deborah Hodges, COO of MidOcean. “Her skill set and investor relationships complement those of our existing team and will help strengthen our marketing efforts.”
Ms. Michaels joins MidOcean with over two decades of industry experience. Most recently, she was a Managing Director at Artisan Partners, where she served as the Head of Business Development for the Thematic Equity Team. Previously, Ms. Michaels spent nine years on the Marketing and Investor Relations team at Eton Park Capital Management, a large multi-strategy investment firm. She began her career at Goldman Sachs in 1998 where she worked in New York and London in the investment banking and private equity businesses of the firm.
About MidOcean Partners
MidOcean Partners is a premier New York-based alternative asset manager that specializes in middle market private equity and alternative credit investments. Since its inception in 2003, MidOcean Private Equity has managed over $4.5 billion of committed capital and has targeted investments in high-quality middle market companies in the consumer and business services sectors. MidOcean Credit Partners was launched in 2009 and manages over $8 billion across a series of alternative credit strategies, collateralized loan obligations (CLOs), and customized separately managed accounts as of June 30, 2019.