Greenwich, CT | June 2020 – A&M Capital Partners (“AMCP”), a middle-market private equity buyout fund that is part of the Alvarez & Marsal Capital (“AMC”) platform, announced that Ryan C. McCarthy has joined the firm as a Partner. Mr. McCarthy brings over 22 years of experience working with middle-market companies to help them navigate through various forms of growth, transition or inflection, including as an owner, investor, operator and management consultant.
Prior to joining AMCP, Mr. McCarthy was a Co-founder and Senior Portfolio Manager of Highview Capital, a $500 million middle-market private equity fund that takes a long-term view on companies undergoing a transformation. Prior to co-founding Highview, Mr. McCarthy spent nine years helping to build Aurora Resurgence, Aurora Capital Group’s value-oriented private equity fund, as a Founding Member, Partner and Member of the Investment Committee. Additionally, Mr. McCarthy previously spent more than eight years with Alvarez & Marsal (“A&M”).
Mr. McCarthy holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting and Finance from Indiana University. While at Highview, he previously served as a Director of American Plastics, GS Foods, National Fire & Safety, and Firstlight Media. At Aurora Resurgence, he was formerly a Director of SIRVA, ALLTUB, International Cookware (Pyrex), Lexington Precision and Tops Parking.
About A&M Capital Partners:
A&M Capital Partners, with total assets under management of $1.8 billion, is Alvarez & Marsal Capital’s flagship investment strategy focused on middle-market control transactions in North America. AMCP Fund I held its final close in 2014 with $600 million in capital commitments. Between 2012 and 2020, AMCP Fund I invested in 32 companies to date across eight platforms. Following the success of AMCP I, in 2019 AMCP Fund II closed with $1.2 billion in commitments. AMCP has a strong and referenceable track record of serving as a trusted partner to founders, corporates and management teams, providing the capital and strategic assistance required to take businesses to the next level of success.
About Alvarez & Marsal Capital:
Alvarez & Marsal Capital (“AMC”) is a multi-strategy private equity investment firm with over $3 billion in total assets under management across four funds and three investment strategies. The privately-owned firm is led by a highly experienced investment team, which is augmented by its strategic association with Alvarez & Marsal, one of the largest operationally-focused advisory firms in the world. AMC’s business model combines a focus on middle-market private equity investing with the deep operational expertise, industry knowledge and global corporate relationships of A&M, making it a uniquely attractive partner to management teams, corporates and business owners.