Regimen Partners, a Canadian private equity firm, has introduced two new members to its management team. Michael Walsh, formerly the CFO of Creation Technologies Inc, has joined the firm as executive vice-president, corporate development. Additionally, Bill Murray, a capital markets advisor and investment banker who previously served at National Bank Financial, joined as director, private equity. Vancouver-based Regimen also announced the opening of a new office in Toronto. The firm’s recent investments include CRS CraneSystems Inc. Regimen became the company’s majority shareholder in late 2014.
Regimen Partners Expands Senior Team With Dual Appointments
Private-Equity Firm Opens Toronto Office to Continue Its Growth Plans
VANCOUVER, BC–(Marketwired – November 26, 2015) – Regimen Partners is pleased to welcome two senior managers to the Vancouver-based private-equity firm.
Michael Walsh joins as Executive Vice-President, Corporate Development. In that role, he leads the firm’s capital-raising efforts, identifies and evaluates potential acquisition candidates and supports the operational side of the firm. He is based in Vancouver.
Bill Murray joins as Director, Private Equity. He focuses on identifying new business opportunities and conducting transactions within Ontario and Eastern Canada. He is based in Regimen’s recently opened Toronto office.
James Livingstone, Regimen Partners’ founder and Managing Director, said, “We are pleased to strengthen our team with the addition of Mike and Bill. They bring a wealth of operational, transactions and acquisitions experience that will help our expansion in Canada and internationally.”
Walsh worked for almost two decades as Chief Financial Officer at Burnaby’s Creation Technologies, an international electronics design and manufacturing company. He was a key member of Creation’s M&A team, where he helped structure a number of international acquisitions for the firm. Walsh holds a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Finance and an MBA.
Murray brings 20 years of experience in the financial industry with such organizations as National Bank Financial and Versant Partners. He has worked on transactions spanning venture-stage to large-capitalization companies in aerospace, consumer products, tech and other sectors. He has an MBA and holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation.
About Regimen Partners: Launched in 2009, Regimen Partners focuses on acquiring private businesses with a history of earnings and long-term prospects for providing sustainable future cash flow and growth. The Regimen Partners team is a group of financial and operating professionals experienced in structuring acquisitions and operating a wide range of businesses. Regimen has offices in Vancouver, Edmonton and Toronto.
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