Tartavull Klein Capital hires new partner

Tartavull Klein Capital LLC has named Angela Blatteis as a partner.

Tartavull Klein Capital LLC has named Angela Blatteis as a partner. In her new role, Blatteis will lead M&A and fundraising. Previously, she was a partner at The Gores Group.


26th November 2019: EL SEGUNDO, Calif., (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Tartavull Klein Capital, LLC (“TK/C or the “Firm”), a private investment firm focused on acquiring small to middle market companies, is pleased to announce that private equity professional, Angela Blatteis, has joined the firm as Partner, to lead mergers & acquisitions and fundraising.

Angela has spent a combined three decades in investment banking and private equity and six years founding and operating a startup in the food, health and wellness space. As a Partner at The Gores Group, and one of three leads in acquisitions, she was instrumental in the closing of Gores Group Fund I as well as the $300 million Gores Small Cap Fund. During her years at The Gores Group, Angela led the search, diligence, negotiation, acquisition, structuring and sale of over 50 transactions in telecom, software, business services and consumer product related companies.

“Adding Angela to the TK/C team is a major building block to institutionalizing our firm,” said TK/C Co-Managing Partner Greg Klein. “Her background of working in all areas of mergers and acquisitions, operations and fund raising will accelerate the growth of TK/C.”

“Philippe Tartavull and Greg Klein each have an outstanding reputation and strong moral compass and sense of integrity,” shared Angela Blatteis. “Having known them both for nearly two decades, I feel privileged to build the firm together and partner with management teams to take companies in the business services, telecom, industrials, fintech and technology sectors to the next level.”

Angela holds an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School and BA from the University of California at Berkeley.

About Tartavull Klein Capital
Founded by Philippe Tartavull and Greg Klein, Tartavull Klein Capital (TK/C) is a Los Angeles-based private equity firm that provides capital and operating expertise to unlock shareholder value and accelerate growth. TK/C is focused on small to middle market companies, with compelling business models and value creation potential, in the industrial, business services, technology and tech-enabled sectors. TK/C leverages its successes as business leaders, entrepreneurs, and operators, to build scalable, sustainable companies. The firm prides itself on being able to see value where others may not and, therefore, will invest in companies with flat to declining revenues, challenging market conditions and/or time critical situations.