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Private Equity

We understand that private equity (PE) portfolio companies are revenue driven and focus on achieving financial results frequently under challenging circumstances. WAVERLY PARTNERS has used this understanding of expectations to develop a broad portfolio of recruiting experience for critical operating roles such as finance, operations and sales. We look for executives who:

  • Leverage their skills and experience quickly with a strong bias for results
  • Have experience with PE cultures where there's a strong financial driver of results
  • Achieve challenging metrics and have exceptional levels of self motivation
  • Exercise good business judgment
  • Execute and historically deliver on their commitments
  • Effectively lead a function as well as be a strong influencer across their peer group
  • Relish turnaround in challenging situations

Representative assignments include:

  • Chief Financial Officer for a $250 million manufacturer of custom automotive accessories and premium wheels.
  • Vice President of Sales of a $30 million company that provides logistics, billing and consulting services for Fortune 500 customers.
  • Director of Human Resources for a $150 million manufacturing firm producing electronic parts and assemblies for the computer, aerospace and defense industries.
  • Vice President of Operations for a $150 million manufacturer of electronic parts and assemblies for the computer, aerospace and defense industries.
  • Vice President of Sales for a $60 million organization that provides precision temperature measurement solutions to the petrochemical industry.