Canadian mid-market private equity firm Novacap has appointed Gordon Hargraves as senior partner, investor relations and strategy. Hargraves was previously a partner with PA Capital. Before then, he was a partner with Rho Fund Investors.
Montreal, August 17, 2020 – Pascal Tremblay, President and Managing Partner, NOVACAP, today announced the appointment of Gordon Hargraves, former Partner with Private Advisors (PA Capital), as Senior Partner, Investor Relations & Strategy. Mr. Hargraves will bring his expertise in middle market buyout & venture fund investing and wide-raging expertise in private equity strategy to Novacap.
Investing in private equity since 1993, he has participated in over 230 fund commitments, coinvestments and secondary purchases, with a directly attributable track record for over 120. Mr. Hargraves received his M.B.A. from the University of Chicago and his Bachelor of Science from Babson College.
Founded in 1981, Novacap is a leading Canadian private equity firm with CA$3.6 billion of assets under management. Its distinct investment approach, based on deep operational expertise and an active partnership with entrepreneurs, has helped accelerate growth and create long-term value for its numerous portfolio companies. With an experienced management team and substantial financial resources, Novacap is well positioned to continue building world-class businesses. Backed by leading global institutional investors, Novacap’s deals typically include leveraged buyouts, management buyouts, add-on acquisitions, IPOs, and privatizations. Over the last 39 years, Novacap has invested in more than 90 companies and completed more than 130 add-on acquisitions. The company has offices in Toronto, Ontario and Brossard, Quebec. For more information, please visit www.novacap.ca