Sun Capital taps Silver as investor relations MD

Previously, Silver worked at EdgeLine Capital Partners.

Sun Capital Partners Inc has named Joe Silver as managing director of investor relations. Silver will be based in the firm’s Boca Raton, Florida office.

Previously, Silver worked at EdgeLine Capital Partners, a Los Angeles-based placement firm he co-founded. Prior to EdgeLine, Silver was an executive at Merrill Lynch Investment Managers where he oversaw the U.S. Western region for the public funds business.

Silver has a bachelor of science degree in business administration from the University of Richmond.

According to the firm, since 1995, Sun Capital has invested in more than 375 companies worldwide with revenues in excess of $50 billion.