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Since founding RCP in 2008, they have completed seven platform acquisitions and several add-ons. In addition, he has oversight and shares investment responsibility for an additional billion of investments. Board Affiliations: Chris has served as a Director for numerous Huron portfolio companies, including Maple Leaf Automotive and Apex Laboratories International (among others). Song has a diverse background with over 25 years in principal investments, investment banking and operational experience. Song is a Co-Founder and Managing Director of Prodos Capital Management (“PCM”), a merchant bank focused on investments in the lower middle market. Song was the head of investments and corporate finance for Verus International, a boutique merchant banking firm that was co-founded by Citigroup. Song led investments in both private and public companies in the emerging growth and middle market. Song was SVP of Corporate Development at On2 Technologies. Song led all aspects of strategic planning, financial analysis, mergers & acquisitions, financings and the capital markets. Degree from the School of Management at Boston University. Jim currently serves as a director of NSC Minerals Ltd. He also oversees investments in Lisbon Valley Mining Company, LLC, Pro Transport-1, Innovairre, LLC and Universal Fiber Systems. He attended Cornell University where he received his BS in Operations Research in 1982 and MBA in 1983 - both with Distinction. He is also Chairman of skincare company Osmotics LLC.
John focuses on investments in specialty finance, asset-light logistics and value added distributors, but has also invested in other end markets including business services, insurance services, aerospace, retail, consumer products and government contracting industries. He has invested in a wide variety of industries including, healthcare services, business, government and consumer services, specialty distribution, and value-added manufacturing. Prior to joining On2, Song was a Managing Director at Bluestone Capital Partners, where he was a senior banker and a manager in that firm's Corporate Finance Department. Song was responsible for the execution of public offerings and private placements as well as merger and acquisition transactions. Song was a member of Blue Stone's Management Committee and Commitment Committee. He was actively involved in several past portfolio companies including Centra Industries, Inc., Multi-Shot, LLC, Prism Pharmaceuticals and Reach Air Medical Services. The firm specializes in the acquisition of consumer and services companies with at least million in EBITDA.
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Independent sponsors are one of the hottest topics on the U. private equity scene, and interest is growing exponentially.
As many investors become disillusioned with the traditional private equity model, independent sponsors are gaining favor.
They offer more option value, control and discretion, have shorter lock-in periods, and the flexibility to make investment decisions on a deal-by-deal basis.