With 75 years of combined private equity experience, the Atar team has crafted the Art of Possible with knowledge and precision, helping you to reach and exceed your goals. Meet the team.
Atar’s advisors are seasoned executives in their respective industries who have held or currently hold senior level positions at well-known, best-in-class companies. They partner with Atar Capital to assist on the pre-acquisition due diligence of all prospective acquisition targets, and work closely with Atar’s portfolio company management teams to develop their post-acquisition strategies and operational plans.
Our advisors hold expertise in industry verticals such as: Diversified Industrials; Energy, Oil & Gas; Facilities Management & Sustainability; Healthcare; Retail; E-Commerce; Branding & Consumer Products; Telecom & Business Services.
Brad Laporte joined WinCup in 2016 as Senior Vice President of Operations. In 2019 Brad was promoted to COO and ultimately was named CEO in 2020.READ MORE
Ty Anderson joined Universal Douglas Lighting Americas in 2009 and took the President role in 2020. Ty has an extensive career in manufacturing management with increasing levels of responsibility with a small number of international companies.READ MORE
Anthony DiIenno is former president and CEO of RWS Facility Services; and is a Senior Advisor to Atar where he focuses on the Facilities Management sector. Anthony also has expertise in waste management and recycling.READ MORE
Dr. Donald R. James is a CEO, board member, automotive Executive President and strategic global business leader with over 24 years of experience in the automotive industry. He has boosted bottom-line results in complex manufacturing, technological and distribution industries, both domestically and abroad.READ MORE
Ramzi Hermiz is an experienced global leader, trusted transformational advisor and environmental advocate. Hermiz has served as President, CEO and Board Director for public and private companies, as well as numerous philanthropic organizations. He has been featured on Bloomberg’s Daybreak Americas and named EY Entrepreneur of the Year.READ MORE
Richard Spitzer is a Senior Advisor to Atar Capital, where he focuses on the Automotive, Industrials & Fin-Tech sectors. Since 2010, he has been an advisor and investor, in both venture capital and private equity.READ MORE
Keypoint Intelligence (KPI), the industry’s most trusted resource for unbiased information, analysis and awards, announced on July 7th, 2021, that Anthony Sci has joined the company as president and CEO.READ MORE
Manu Kaushish is a Senior Advisor to Atar Capital where he focuses on the Technology, Telecom, Media and Business Services sectors. Manu is a technology entrepreneur who has worked with startups and public companies to create, build and grow scalable Internet & Media businessesREAD MORE
Jill Winters joined Pathways/Pathways at Work as CEO in 2018; and is a senior advisor on the healthcare industry to Atar Capital. Jill is an experienced healthcare management executive and held positions of increased responsibility over 20 years at UnitedHealthcare, serving as President of its Medicare and Retirement Central Region as well as Chief Field Executive Officer of its Medicare Solutions Business.READ MORE
Adam Ingrao brings to Microcel proven expertise in driving growth and expansion across new channels of business from his numerous leadership roles at Reebok, Ralph Lauren and the NFL. Most recently, Ingrao held the position of senior vice president of sales and strategy for Dorel Sports, a division of Dorel Industries, Inc, owners of a portfolio of global bicycle brands, including Cannondale, GT and Schwinn.READ MORE
Ryan is a Senior Advisor to Atar Capital, where he focuses on the Retail, Consumer Goods and Branding sectors.READ MORE
Keyth Pengal joined Frontier Integrity Solutions (FIS) as CEO in 2017; and is a senior advisor to Atar Capital. Keyth focuses on evaluating the operating needs of Frontier Integrity Solutions and directs continuous improvement opportunities, due diligence and operational oversight of the company's advanced business model.READ MORE
Bill Boyer is a Senior Advisor to Atar Capital, where he focuses on the Energy, Oil & Gas sectors. Bill currently serves on the Board of Frontier Integrity Solutions, the leader in oil and gas mid-stream pipeline inspection services.READ MORE