Boston, MA – WestView Capital Partners (“WestView”), a leading Boston-based growth equity firm, announced two senior promotions today to support the firm’s continued growth, with Greg Thomas promoted to Partner and Jeff Clark promoted to Principal.
Greg joined WestView in 2012 and primarily focuses on investments in the software and IT services industry. Most recently, in December 2019, Greg led the firm’s investment in The Shelby Group, a leader in e-procurement platform implementation and optimization. Greg has also played a key role on numerous other investment teams, and currently sits on the Board of Directors of AccountabilIT, Abacus Group, Cognito Forms, CloudWave, Collaborative Solutions, Davex Labs (L’ANZA), The Paper Store, and VC3. Prior to joining WestView, Greg worked at DW Healthcare Partners, Berkshire Partners, and Bain & Company. He received his B.A. degree from Wesleyan University and holds an M.B.A. from the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth.
Greg will be the sixth Partner at WestView, joining Managing Partners Carlo von Schroeter and Rick Williams, and General Partners Matt Carroll, Jonathan Hunnicutt, and John Turner.
Jeff rejoined WestView in July 2016 as a Vice President after business school and was previously an Associate at the firm. As Vice President, Jeff has been focused primarily on investments in the business services and healthcare technology & outsourcing industries, but has been active with portfolio investments across each of the firm’s industry focus areas. He currently sits on the Board of Directors of Alpha II, English Color, Health Monitor Network, Northwest Plan Services, The Phia Group, and Unified Patents. Prior to joining WestView, Jeff worked in the investment banking group at BB&T Capital Markets. He received his B.B.A. in Finance and Accounting from the College of William & Mary, cum laude, and his M.B.A. from the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth.
“We are excited to announce these well-deserved promotions. Greg has built strong domain expertise and relationships in the software and IT services industry,” said WestView Managing Partners Rick Williams and Carlo von Schroeter of the promotions. “Jeff has proven to be an invaluable member of the WestView team in all aspects of our business. Both Greg and Jeff have worked hard to support WestView’s growth for nearly a decade, and we look forward to their contributions and leadership as the firm continues to grow.”
About WestView Capital Partners:
WestView Capital Partners, a Boston-based private equity firm focused exclusively on middle market growth companies, manages approximately $1.7 billion in capital across four funds. WestView partners with existing management teams to sponsor minority and majority recapitalizations, growth, and consolidation transactions in industries such as healthcare technology and outsourcing, business services, software and IT services, consumer, and growth industrial. WestView invests in companies with operating profits between $3 million and $20 million with investment sizes ranging from $10 million to $60 million. For more information, please visit www.wvcapital.com.