GenNx360 Capital Partners has hired Jerod Pierce as an operating associate. Pierce, who report to Chuck Castine, a senior partner, was most recently at D.A. Davidson & Co.
The middle-market, private equity buyout fund, GenNx360 Capital Partners, has added Jerod A. Pierce to its Management Company’s operating team. Mr. Pierce will focus on operational value creation, operational due diligence and will work hand-in-hand with portfolio management to both identify operational value creation opportunities and to implement them. He will report to Chuck Castine, Senior Partner, and will be based in the firm’s Seattle office.
For the past five years, Mr. Pierce has held a number of positions in the financial services industry, most recently at the investment banking firm of D.A. Davidson & Co. which has given him hands-on experience working on middle-market investment banking transactions, mergers and acquisitions, capital raises, financial analysis, and deal structuring. Prior to joining D.A. Davidson & Co., Mr. Pierce completed an internship as an OpEx (Six Sigma) Associate at Washington Mutual Corporation.
“This significant addition to our team further deepens our ability to apply leading operational insights, strategies, skills and connections to successfully buy, guide, and grow our portfolio companies and will increase our capacity to pursue and drive value in quality opportunities. We are thrilled to add Mr. Pierce to our team,” said Mr. Castine.
Mr. Pierce holds a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration from Seattle University’s Albers School of Business and Economics where he majored in Business Economics. He also completed an Accounting Certificate Program from the University of Washington’s Foster School of Business. He holds both a Series 7 and a Series 66 license from the NASD. He is a member of the Albers School of Business and Economics’ Albers Alumni Board and volunteers as a middle school basketball coach at the YMCA and AAU programs.
About GenNx360 Capital Partners
GenNx360 Capital Partners is a Private Equity 3.0 firm specializing in buyouts of industrial business to business companies in the middle market. The firm focuses on opportunities in the following industries: industrial water treatment; specialty chemicals and engineered materials; industrial machinery and equipment components; global transportation component parts, including auto, rail and infrastructure; aerospace and defense; oil and gas services, including parts and equipment; and business services, including logistics. GenNx360 seeks to invest in companies having revenues between $75 million and $500 million. GenNx360 was founded in January 2006 and is based in New York City, with additional offices in Seattle, Washington; Boston, Massachusetts, Gurgaon and Bangalore.