PPC promotes Desai to principal

As a principal, she will help source and execute sector investments for the firm and its family of packaging, personal care and contract manufacturing companies.

  • Desai joined the firm as a vice president
  • Prior to joining PPC, she was an associate director for SSA & Company
  • She is based in Chicago

Pritzker Private Capital has promoted Kaitlyn Desai to principal – manufactured products. PPC’s manufactured products team aims to deploy significant capital investing in growth-oriented packaging, food, specialty industrial, personal care and contract manufacturing businesses.

Based in Chicago, Desai joined the firm as a vice president and has since served as an integral member of PPC’s manufactured products team. As a principal, she will help source and execute sector investments for the firm and its family of packaging, personal care and contract manufacturing companies. Prior to joining PPC, Desai was an associate director for SSA & Company and she received her MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.

“At PPC, we are committed to fostering talented professionals and building a world-class team to execute our differentiated strategy,” said Paul Carbone, president and managing partner of PPC, in a statement. “In addition to her success partnering with our companies, Kaitlyn is a strong contributor to PPC’s culture through her leadership in recruiting the next generation of PPC professionals and advancing our efforts with the Pritzker Women’s Network. With leaders like Kaitlyn, our team is well-positioned as the ideal partner to help build family- and entrepreneur-owned businesses for sustained success.”

Pritzker Private Capital invests in middle-market companies based in North America with leading positions in the manufactured products and services sectors.