GenNx360 Capital Partners (GenNx360), a New York-based private equity firm announced today the promotion of Matthew Guenther, a partner on the firm’s investment team, to the position of Managing Partner effective February 1, 2016, further strengthening the firm’s senior team.
“Matt’s promotion reflects our commitment to excellence and rewarding superior performance coupled with our desire to grow talented and successful individuals from within our organization,” said Lloyd Trotter, Founding and Managing Partner at GenNx360. “Matt has played an important role in GenNx360’s success to date and will be a key figure in the future of the firm. He embodies the intellectual vigor, diverse capabilities and strong work ethic that we have across our investment team,” Lloyd added.
“I greatly look forward to supporting GenNx360’s continued expansion as Managing Partner at the firm,” said Matt Guenther.
Matt has been a key figure in GenNx360’s success since joining the firm in 2007. He has served as a leading partner on several highly successful GenNx360 investments, including Precinmac, Vertex Group Ltd. (Vertex), Salford Group (Salford), Tooling Technology Group (Tooling Tech) and Vintage Parts. Additionally, Matt serves a critical role helping to drive the portfolio’s growth strategy. He was a key figure in Salford’s three add-on acquisitions: BBI Spreaders, Valmar Airflo, and AerWay; and he led two add-on transactions for Tooling Tech: Majestic Industries and GH Mold, providing both portfolio companies with increased visibility, enhancing their capabilities to serve different end markets, and widening their geographic reach.
Prior to joining GenNx360, Matt was responsible for new investments and portfolio management at Walden Capital Partners LP. Earlier, Matt worked for KPMG Consulting in the strategic/financial planning and analysis department. Matt earned his BA in History from Union College and MBA in Finance and International Business from Columbia Business School.
About GenNx360 Capital Partners
GenNx360 Capital Partners is a private equity firm focused on investing in industrial and business services companies in the middle market. It applies years of Fortune 50 operational and leadership experience to these investments to help drive growth and value creation. The firm primarily focuses on opportunities in the industrial machinery and components, industrial services, oil and gas, logistics and supply chain solutions, agricultural, specialty chemicals, and aerospace sectors. GenNx360 was founded in 2006 and is headquartered in New York City. www.gennx360.com