White Wolf Capital, a private investment firm focused on private equity, private credit and private funds, is pleased to announce that Dennis Donovan, President and CEO of Beacon Advisors International, LLC (BAI) will represent his firm on the White Wolf Capital Advisory Board.
June 10, 2022 – Elie Azar, Managing Director of White Wolf, commented, “we’re very pleased to have BAI as an Advisor and look forward to partnering with Dennis in his role with White Wolf. I first met Dennis when he was Vice Chairman of Cerberus Operations and Advisory Company, LLC – Cerberus Capital Management, L.P. His background, experience and achievements are certainly impressive and widely recognized. Dennis is credited with being a savvy global business executive with broad based business knowledge, multifunctional expertise and great leadership, which have driven significant results throughout his career.”
“I’m really excited and proud to be working with Elie and the team at White Wolf Capital. I’ve been impressed with their solutions-oriented and flexible investment approach as long term investors that structure investments with that objective in clear focus. White Wolf’s disciplined approach to be operationally-focused value investors that accelerate growth and achieve scale through their buy & build strategy is directionally astute and effectively executed. And, their creative and flexible financing solutions to support their private credit strategy – along with an adjacent private funds strategy, are certainly key differentiators for investors. This is a great team, I look forward to contributing to the achievement of White Wolf’s strategic and operating objectives,” said Dennis Donovan, President & CEO of Beacon Advisors International, LLC.
About Beacon Advisors International, LLC
Beacon Advisors International, LLC is an advisory and consulting firm focused on achieving strategic and operating objectives to improve performance and create value through acquisitions, change management, process improvements, human capital, restructurings, organizational effectiveness, operational platforms, transformations, executive management and asset monetization. Recent engagements include Reydel Automotive, Monomoy Capital Partners, Sparton Corporation, Staple Street Capital, Cyanco, Brookline Capital Markets and ABC Technologies. For more information, please visit: www.beaconadvisorsllc.com
About Dennis Donovan
Dennis Donovan is the President and CEO of Beacon Advisors International, LLC. Representing BAI, he is also an Executive Board Member at Staple Street Capital. Dennis was formerly Vice Chairman, Senior Advisor and Executive of Cerberus Operations and Advisory Company, LLC – Cerberus Capital Management, L.P. and has continued to work internationally with Cerberus portfolio companies. Prior to this, he was Executive Vice President of The Home Depot. Previously, Dennis was Senior Vice President of Raytheon Company. Before Raytheon, he was a Company Officer of General Electric, and served as Vice President – Power Systems. While at General Electric, Dennis also worked with: Defense Systems; Transformer; Plastics; Major Appliance; Housewares; Lighting; Consumer Electronics; and Industrial Systems.
Dennis has held key leadership roles in numerous business transformations with multi-national companies. His global experience includes: private equity; manufacturing; industrial and automotive; distribution; health care; energy; technology; aerospace & defense; government services; consumer & retail; transportation; financial services; materials and chemicals; engineering & construction; and, building products. Dennis has been a Board Member and Advisor to the Board of Directors for multiple companies in Europe, Canada and the United States. He has been a frequent guest lecturer at universities, corporations, government agencies and professional associations. Dennis and his work have received extensive media coverage.
White Wolf Capital is a private investment firm that began operations in late 2011 and is focused on making both direct and indirect investments in leading middle market companies located in North America.
On the direct side, White Wolf Capital seeks both private equity as well as private credit investment opportunities in companies with $20 million to $200 million in revenues and up to $20 million in EBITDA. Typical situations include, management buyouts leveraged buyouts, recapitalizations and investments for growth. Preferred industries include manufacturing, business services, government services, information technology, security, aerospace and defense.
In addition to making direct investments in operating companies, White Wolf Capital also looks to invest with other private fund managers as a limited partner. Targeted investment candidates are North American focused private credit funds looking to raise $50 million to $500 million in assets under management, with a focus on the lower-middle and middle-market. For further information, please visit: www.whitewolfcapital.com.