CO-FOUNDER AND MANAGING PARTNER
Jay is a co-founder and Managing Partner at Lariat Partners and leads the LaMi Products and SubSea Global Solutions partner company relationships. Prior to co-founding Lariat Partners in January 2013, Jay spent 12 years with KRG Capital Partners, a Denver-based private equity firm with over $3 billion of capital under management. He started at KRG as an Associate in 2000 and was promoted to Managing Director and elected to the Investment Committee in 2007. During his tenure at KRG, Jay closed 36 platform and add-on acquisitions and served on numerous portfolio company boards including Fire & Life Safety America, Varel, Avizent, UniversalPegasus, Federal and Focus Corporation. He has been an active investor in numerous industry verticals including healthcare services, energy services, engineering and construction, building materials and transportation and logistics. Jay started his career at Banc of America Securities in middle-market Financial Sponsor Leveraged Finance.
Education: B.S. Marquette University