"Since joining us in 2004, James has made significant contributions to the firm and has become an invaluable member of the Corsair team," said Ignacio Jayanti, Managing Partner at Corsair. "I am excited for him as he takes this next step, and I'm looking forward to all that he will accomplish in his new role."
Mr. Kirk serves as a member of the Board of Directors or a board observer at two of Corsair's portfolio companies—REPAY Holdings, which provides electronic transaction processing services for retailers, and First Eagle Investment Management, an independent asset management firm.
Mr. Kirk earned a B.A. in Economics and a certificate in East Asian Studies from Princeton University.
About Corsair Capital
Corsair Capital LLC, which includes a highly regarded global private equity platform, is a leading investor in the financial services industry. Corsair Capital has invested across a range of geographies and in substantially all of the subsectors of the financial services industry including payments, financial technology, insurance, wealth & asset management, banking and specialty finance. Corsair has more than $5 billion of assets under management.
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