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PPC forms advisory board

Pritzker Private Capital has formed an advisory board.

Pritzker Private Capital has formed an advisory board. Tony Pritzker, chairman and CEO of PPC will chair the board while Matt Cook, ex-CEO of LBP Manufacturing will serve as vice chairman.


CHICAGO – May 18, 2020 – Pritzker Private Capital (“PPC”), a leader in family direct investing, today announced the formation of the Pritzker Advisory Board to further advance PPC’s investment strategy and enhance its operations capabilities as the firm continues to deploy its long-term capital across the manufactured products, healthcare and services industries. Tony Pritzker, Chairman and CEO of PPC, will chair the Pritzker Advisory Board and Matt Cook, former CEO of LBP Manufacturing, will serve as its Vice Chairman.

The Pritzker Advisory Board is composed of eight executive leaders with diverse skill sets and expertise. The Board will play an important role in strengthening PPC’s multi-generational legacy of building and operating successful middle-market companies. In addition to Tony Pritzker as Chairman, the following business leaders have been named as the inaugural members of the Pritzker Advisory Board:

Matthew Cook, LBP Manufacturing (Vice Chairman)
Former CEO

Ruby Chandy, Pall Corporation
Former President, Industrial Division

J. Phillip Holloman, Cintas Corporation
Former President and Chief Operating Officer

Alan Muney, Cigna Corporation
Former Chief Medical Officer

Stephen Newlin, Univar Solution & PolyOne Corporation
Former Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

Doug Ray Oberhelman, Caterpillar Inc.
Former Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

David Steiner, Waste Management, Inc.
Former President and Chief Executive Officer

“The Pritzker Advisory Board brings additional world-class strategic and operational experience to PPC, strengthening our existing capabilities and further differentiating us in the marketplace,” said Mr. Pritzker. “These Board members will combine their unique expertise, highly complementary skills and valuable external perspectives to inform PPC’s strategy as it continues to invest long-term capital and uphold its core values of honesty, integrity and loyalty in partnership with our companies. I look forward to working with this talented group of industry executives.”

“The Pritzker Advisory Board is a powerful opportunity for PPC to further demonstrate how the firm supports its family of companies,” said Mr. Cook. “This incredible group of leaders, with a broad array of professional backgrounds, will be an invaluable source of counsel for management teams and high-quality middle-market businesses. As a former CEO, I can attest to how worthwhile it will be for Pritzker Private Capital’s companies to have access to this group of proven business leaders.”

“The Pritzker Advisory Board will be significantly different than more traditional board roles,” said Ruby Chandy, a member of the Pritzker Advisory Board and former President, Industrial Division at Pall Corporation. “This is a unique opportunity to not only assess and advise on the strategic direction of the firm, but also to tell the remarkable story of the Pritzker legacy, partner with management teams on growth opportunities, and uncover companies that fit with the PPC philosophy. The opportunity in this role is so compelling—I immediately felt a strong connection to what this group is trying to accomplish.”

PPC is driven by a deeply rooted understanding and appreciation for building businesses for the long term while honoring the legacies of its companies. With a time-tested, disciplined approach to partnering with middle-market companies, PPC focuses on quality businesses with leading positions in the manufactured products, services and healthcare sectors. PPC continues to be uniquely positioned to achieve strong results for its family of companies by combining the flexibility of long-duration capital with the legacy and values of a family-owned business.

About Pritzker Private Capital
Pritzker Private Capital partners with middle-market companies based in North America with leading positions in the manufactured products, services and healthcare sectors. The firm’s differentiated, long-duration capital base allows for efficient decision-making, broad flexibility with transaction structure and investment horizon, and alignment with all stakeholders. Pritzker Private Capital builds businesses for the long term and is an ideal partner for entrepreneur- and family-owned companies. For more information, visit