LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Levine Leichtman Capital Partners (“LLCP”), a leading middle-market private equity firm, today announced that Lindsay Grider has joined the firm as Global Head of Fundraising and Investor Relations. Ms. Grider will lead the firm’s global efforts to provide solutions for LLCP’s existing investors, develop new limited partner relationships and execute on a wide range of communications initiatives. She comes to LLCP following a successful 15-year history of driving effective strategic fundraising and investor relations programs, having held senior positions with Tailwater Capital and NGP Energy Capital.
Managing Partner of LLCP, Michael Weinberg commented, “Approaching our fifth decade of managing capital for investors, it is more important than ever to engage leaders who are deeply experienced and energized to deliver results for our clients. Lindsay brings a wealth of insight and dedication in capital raising and strategic leadership, and we are thrilled to welcome her to LLCP.”
Ms. Grider shares in the enthusiasm, stating, “LLCP has built an industry-leading middle-market platform with an exceptional reputation, and I am thrilled to join this incredible team. I am focused on developing a strategy for long-term success including continuing the momentum of our existing strategies, serving our existing investors, and growing new opportunities.”
Managing Partner of LLCP, Matthew Frankel added, “We are excited to add someone with Lindsay’s background to the firm. As our business continues to grow, we are committed to investing in resources to support our expanding global investor base. Lindsay is joining LLCP at an exciting time and I believe our partners will benefit greatly from her expertise.”
Ms. Grider is a graduate of Vanderbilt University. In 2020, she was named by the Wall Street Journal as one of the “Women to Watch” in fundraising.
About Levine Leichtman Capital Partners
Levine Leichtman Capital Partners, LLC is a middle-market private equity firm with a 38-year track record of investing across various targeted sectors, including franchising, business services, education and engineered products. LLCP utilizes a differentiated Structured Private Equity investment strategy, combining debt and equity capital investments in portfolio companies. This unique structure provides a less dilutive solution for management teams and entrepreneurs, while delivering growth and income with a significantly lower risk profile.
LLCP’s global team of dedicated investment professionals is led by nine partners who have worked at LLCP for an average of 18 years. Since inception, LLCP has managed approximately $12.9 billion of institutional capital across 15 investment funds and has invested in over 100 portfolio companies. LLCP currently manages $9.2 billion of assets and has offices in Los Angeles, New York, Chicago, Charlotte, Miami, London, Stockholm, The Hague and Frankfurt.