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Vestar Capital Partners promotes Funk to senior associate

Vestar Capital Partners has promoted Benjamin Funk to senior associate. Previously, Funk worked at Perella Weinberg Partners where he served as an analyst.


NEW YORK, NEW YORK – March 5, 2015 – Vestar Capital Partners, a leading U.S. private equity firm, today announced the promotion of Benjamin Funk to Senior Associate.

Mr. Funk joined the firm in 2012 as an Associate. Previously, he was an Analyst at Perella Weinberg Partners where he focused on a wide range of M&A and restructuring transactions.

Mr. Funk graduated magna cum laude from the University of Southern California in 2009 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration.

About Vestar Capital Partners
Vestar Capital Partners is a leading U.S. middle-market private equity firm currently managing approximately $5 billion in capital. Specializing in management buyouts and growth capital investments, Vestar invests and collaborates with incumbent management teams and private owners in a creative, flexible and entrepreneurial way to build long-term enterprise value. Vestar has extensive experience investing across a wide variety of industries including Consumer, Healthcare, Diversified Industries, and Financial Services. Since Vestar’s founding in 1988, Vestar funds have completed more than 70 investments in companies with a total value of more than $40 billion. For more information, please visit