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Kevin Jackson
Managing Partner
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Focus

In addition to his management responsibilities of Gridiron Capital, Kevin is a Member of the Investment Committee, focuses on new investment opportunities, due diligence, and value creation at current portfolio companies. Kevin currently serves on the boards of Dent Wizard, Rough Country, Tokyo Joe’s, Royal Paper, and HM Dunn AeroSystems. Kevin previously served on the boards of Gridiron Capital partnerships, including: Performance Health and McKenzie Sports Products.

Background

Prior to joining Gridiron Capital, Kevin was an investment professional at CCMP Capital, where he had responsibilities for all aspects of transaction execution and portfolio company management, primarily in the consumer, healthcare, and industrial sectors. Previously, Kevin was an analyst at Credit Suisse in the Global Industrial & Services Group. Kevin began his career as an entrepreneur, co-founding a direct-to-consumer services business based in Southern California.

Education & Personal

Kevin received a B.A. in Economics & B.A. in Latin American Studies from Oberlin College, where he was a varsity football player and earned membership in Phi Beta Kappa. He holds an M.B.A. from Columbia Business School, where he earned membership in Beta Gamma Sigma. Originally from California and Utah, Kevin and his family reside in Wilton, CT.