July 25, 2023
Fort Point Capital, a leading private equity firm focused on investing in lower middle-market services companies, has announced the hiring of Kerry Muse as Director of Business Development. As Director, Kerry will be responsible for sourcing new investment opportunities, developing and managing relationships with new and existing sources of deal flow, and directing strategic marketing efforts. Kerry joins current Director of Business Development, Justin Shin, to co-lead the firm’s new investment and add on investment effort.
Prior to joining Fort Point, Kerry was Director of Business Development at Windjammer Capital, a leading middle-market private equity firm. At Windjammer, she was responsible for intermediary coverage and sourcing/qualification efforts for both new platform and add-on investment opportunities. Previously, Kerry was a Director with Sherbrooke Capital, a growth capital private equity firm investing in health and wellness, where she was responsible for all aspects of deal origination, due diligence, transaction execution and portfolio company management. Kerry received a B.A. in International Affairs from The George Washington University and an M.B.A. from Boston University.
"We are excited to have Kerry join the Fort Point team," said Partner Paul Lipson. "Her extensive experience in private equity will be invaluable as we further strengthen our deal sourcing capabilities and continue to grow our firm."
About Fort Point Capital
Fort Point Capital (“Fort Point”) brings a management-led, growth-oriented approach to private equity investing, targeting fragmented sectors of the business services industry. Founded in Boston in 2011, Fort Point partners with founders and management teams to accelerate growth and performance by providing resources to help expand teams and establish infrastructure, enhance service offerings, access new markets, and support strategic add-on acquisitions. Fort Point fulfills its commitment to management, employees, and shareholders by employing a repeatable process to drive durable value, as evidenced in over 40 acquisitions since its inception. Fort Point Capital is currently investing from FPC Small Cap Fund III. To learn more, please visit fortpointcapital.com.