Pritzer Private Capital-backed PLZ appoints Finley as CEO

His appointment becomes effective February 15, 2023.

  • Illinois-based PLZ is a specialty aerosol and liquid product manufacturer
  • Finley joins PLZ from Fortune Brands where he served as president of outdoors & security
  • Pritzker Private Capital invests in middle-market companies in the manufactured products and services sectors

PLZ Corp, which is backed by Pritzker Private Capital, has named Brett Finley as CEO. His appointment becomes effective February 15, 2023.

Illinois-based PLZ is a specialty aerosol and liquid product manufacturer.

“Brett shares our philosophy of building strong, growth-oriented businesses,” said Terry Sutter, operating partner at Pritzker Private Capital, in a statement. “His strategic vision and operational focus make him the ideal choice to build on PLZ’s strong foundation and continue the company’s growth trajectory. I look forward to continuing our successful partnership as we welcome Brett to the PLZ and PPC families.”

Finley joins PLZ from Fortune Brands where he served as president of outdoors & security. He previously held leadership roles with IDEX Corporation, serving as senior vice president, corporate officer and president of the Asia division.

Pritzker Private Capital invests in middle-market companies in the manufactured products and services sectors.