Silversmith Capital Partners has promoted Marc Munfa to operating partner, Nikhil Marathe to principal and Lyndsay Kerwin and Jay Leventhal to vice president. Munfa, Marathe and Leventhal joined the firm in 2015 while Kerwin came on board in 2019.
BOSTON, MA (January 6, 2020) – Silversmith Capital Partners, a Boston-based growth equity firm, today announced the promotions of Marc Munfa to Operating Partner, Nikhil Marathe to Principal, and Lyndsay Kerwin and Jay Leventhal to Vice President. Mr. Munfa, Mr. Marathe, and Mr. Leventhal all joined the firm in 2015 and Ms. Kerwin joined the firm in 2019.
“We are thrilled to announce the promotions of Marc, Nikhil, Lyndsay and Jay,” said Lori Whelan, Managing Partner & COO. “All of these individuals are key contributors to our team’s performance. Of particular note, Marc has been an integral part of the firm since our founding. We are excited to promote him to Operating Partner, a senior role in which he will work closely with entrepreneurs and management teams across the Silversmith portfolio.”
Marc Munfa was promoted from Principal to Operating Partner. His investment experience at Silversmith includes Absorb Software, Digital Map Products, and Swift Prepaid Solutions. Prior to joining Silversmith, he worked at JMI Equity and Morgan Stanley Private Equity. Mr. Munfa received a BA, summa cum laude, in Economics and History from Duke University and an MBA from Harvard Business School.
Nikhil Marathe was promoted from Vice President to Principal. He focuses on investments in Healthcare IT & Services and SaaS & Information Services. His investment experience at Silversmith includes BHE, Centauri Health Solutions, LifeStance Health, MediQuant, Partners Surgical and Upperline Health. Prior to joining Silversmith, he worked at TA Associates and Evercore Partners. Mr. Marathe received a BS, magna cum laude, in Economics from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.
Lyndsay Kerwin was promoted from Senior Associate to Vice President. She focuses on investments in SaaS & Information Services and her investment experience with Silversmith includes Unily. She previously worked at JMI Equity and in Bank of America Merrill Lynch’s technology investment banking group. Ms. Kerwin received a BS in Computer Science and Biology from Duke University.
Jay Leventhal was promoted from Senior Associate to Vice President. He focuses on investments in SaaS & Information Services and his investment experience with Silversmith includes Digital Map Products, Impact, and Swift Prepaid Solutions. He previously worked at LLR Partners and he received a BS, summa cum laude, in Economics from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.
About Silversmith Capital Partners
Founded in 2015, Silversmith Capital Partners is a Boston-based growth equity firm with $1.1 billion of capital under management. Silversmith’s mission is to partner with and support the best entrepreneurs in growing, profitable technology and healthcare companies. The firm seeks to invest $20 million to $100 million per company. Representative investments include ActiveCampaign, Centauri Health Solutions, Digital Map Products, Impact, LifeStance Health, MediQuant, Nordic Consulting Partners, and Validity. The partners have over 75 years of collective investing experience and have served on the boards of numerous successful growth companies including Ability Network, Dealer.com, Liazon, Liberty Dialysis, MedHOK, Net Health, Passport Health, SurveyMonkey, Wrike and Yapstone. For more information, visit www.silversmithcapital.com.