LONDON and NEW YORK, December 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --
Pamplona Capital Management ("Pamplona"), a leading global specialist investment manager, is pleased to announce the appointment of Justin Perreault as a partner as it continues to build its US-based private equity presence.
Mr. Perreault, who will be based in Boston, has over twenty years of information technology private investing and operating experience, and will be focussing on investing in the technology, media and telecom sectors. He joins the business from Commonwealth Capital Ventures, where he co-managed three growth and early stage technology funds with $600 million of committed capital. Prior to starting at Commonwealth Capital Ventures in 1999, he also worked at Object Design Software, Inc., Harvard Private Equity Group and McKinsey & Co.
Mr. Perreault holds a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, summa cum laude, as well as an MBA from Harvard Business School.
His appointment increases the number of partners based in the US to five.
Last month Pamplona agreed to acquire MedAssets, a leading healthcare performance improvement company that serves four out of every five hospitals in the United States. Other transactions this year have included the sale of a significant minority interest in OGF, the leading funeral services provider in France, to Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan; the acquisition of Precyse, a leader in Health Information Management services, education and technology; the sale of a controlling stake in Alvogen to a CVC Capital Partners led investment consortium; and the acquisition of Partner in Pet Food, one of Europe's leading pet food producers.
About Pamplona Capital Management:
Pamplona Capital Management is a London and New York based specialist investment manager established in 2005 that provides an alternative investment platform across private equity, fund of hedge funds and single manager hedge fund investments. Pamplona Capital Management, LLP manages over USD 10 billion in assets across a number of funds for a variety of clients including public pension funds, international wealth managers, multinational corporations, family offices and funds of hedge funds. Pamplona is currently managing its fourth private equity fund, Pamplona Capital Partners IV LP, which raised $4 billion in 2014. Pamplona invests long-term capital across the capital structure of its portfolio companies in both public and private market situations. Please see Pamplonafunds.com for further information.
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