Novacap brings on Gordon Hargraves as a senior partner

Canadian mid-market private equity firm Novacap has appointed Gordon Hargraves as senior partner, investor relations and strategy.

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.

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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.

About Novacap
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