Pritzker Group Private Capital makes West a principal

Pritzker Group Private Capital said Jan. 10 that Brad West was promoted to principal-legal from vice president.


CHICAGO, Jan. 10, 2017 – Pritzker Group Private Capital today announced that Brad West was promoted from vice president to principal – legal, and will continue providing strategic and operational support for the firm and its family of middle-market companies across the manufactured products, services and healthcare sectors.
At Pritzker Group Private Capital, Mr. West manages the legal aspects of the group’s investment operations, including transaction execution, corporate governance, risk management, media relations and regulatory compliance. He also works closely with the firm’s operating partners and company management in support of ongoing value creation initiatives.
Mr. West came to Pritzker Group in January 2014 from Vedder Price P.C., where he worked in the firm’s private equity, finance and transactions practice. Previously, Mr. West worked in the corporate and securities group at Mayer Brown LLP, representing buyers and sellers involved with acquisitions, divestitures, joint ventures and other strategic transactions. Mr. West holds a J.D. from the University of Minnesota Law School, where he graduated magna cum laude, and a bachelor’s degree with highest distinction from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
“Brad is a consummate professional and his legal and strategic insights have been invaluable as we look to grow our companies and serve our customers,” said Paul Carbone, Pritzker Group Private Capital managing partner. “We’re pleased to recognize Brad’s many achievements and look forward to his continued significant contributions to our group and our companies.”
Pritzker Group Private Capital acquires leading North America-based middle-market companies in the manufactured products, services and healthcare sectors. The group’s permanent, proprietary capital base makes it distinctly attractive as a partner for family- and entrepreneur-owned businesses in its target industries.
About Pritzker Group
Pritzker Group, led by Tony and J.B. Pritzker, has three principal investment teams: Private Capital, which acquires and operates leading North America-based companies; Venture Capital, which provides early-stage and growth venture funding to technology companies throughout the United States; and Asset Management, which partners with top-performing investment managers across global public markets.
Pritzker Group Private Capital acquires North America-based middle-market companies with leading positions in the manufactured products, services and healthcare sectors. The firm’s permanent, proprietary capital base allows for efficient decision making, broad flexibility with transaction structure and investment horizon, and alignment with management teams focused on creating long-term value. Pritzker Group brings significant resources, expertise and credibility in building businesses and is an ideal partner for entrepreneur- and family-owned companies. For more information, visit