Jesse is a seasoned corporate development executive with a track record of cultivating relationships and working across organizations to implement an acquisition strategy. He leverages his experience to help LLR Partners source new investments and portfolio add-on acquisitions in the industrial tech sector.
Most recently, Jesse served as Vice President of Corporate Development at Cole-Parmer, a global laboratory products distributor and manufacturer. During his tenure, he helped source, negotiate and executed seven acquisitions. In 2017, Jesse facilitated the sale of Cole-Parmer to another private equity firm and in 2018 he facilitated a dividend recapitalization with outside investors.
He started his career with Credit Suisse where he worked in the Global Industrials Group for nine years advising clients on mergers, acquisitions and capital raising.
University of Michigan (B.A.), University of Illinois (J.D./M.B.A.)