Pritzker Group Private Capital today named Keith Harrison and Jamie Bellanca to its team of senior advisors. Pritzker Group’s senior advisors give strategic counsel to its companies as the investment firm pursues growth strategies and operational excellence.
Keith Harrison joins the team of senior advisors after 41 years at Procter & Gamble (NYSE: PG), most recently serving as its global product supply officer. Harrison was the company’s top logistician, moving more than 250 P&G products to five billion consumers in 130 countries and managing company-wide supply chain activities including manufacturing, engineering, purchasing and quality.
Earlier in his career, Harrison held various positions including roles in operations, supply chain and procurement in Europe, the Middle East and Asia. He currently serves on the board for Midmark Corporation, Hayco Manufacturing and Enerfab. Harrison holds a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Duke University.
Harrison initially will serve as senior advisor to the board of PECO Pallet, the North American leader in pallet rental services.
Jamie Bellanca provides technology solutions to Pritzker Group Private Capital’s companies as its senior advisor-IT. Bellanca currently serves as a technology consultant for Baird Capital, where he assists with investment strategy and portfolio operations.
Previously, Bellanca was vice president of Cleversafe’s advanced technology group and was a regional principal and national director for Lante Corporation, a publicly traded software and technology consultancy that acquired his internet design and development company, ingenious, inc., in 1999. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Interdisciplinary Science from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.
Pritzker Group, led by Tony and JB Pritzker, acquires leading middle market companies in the manufactured products, services and healthcare sectors. The firm’s permanent, proprietary capital base makes it distinctly attractive as a partner for family and entrepreneur-owned businesses in its target industries.
“Our senior advisors offer expertise and perspective to our company management teams, and Pritzker Group, as part of our commitment to operational excellence. Their counsel helps our companies create and execute strategies that achieve world-class operations, products and services for our customers,” said Paul Carbone, Pritzker Group Private Capital managing partner.
About Pritzker Group
Pritzker Group, led by Tony and J.B. Pritzker, has three principal investment teams: Private Capital, which acquires and operates leading North America-based companies; Venture Capital, which provides multi-stage venture funding to technology companies throughout the United States; and Asset Management, which partners with top-performing investment managers across global public markets.
Pritzker Group Private Capital acquires North America-based middle-market companies with leading positions in the manufactured products, services and healthcare sectors. The firm’s permanent, proprietary capital base allows for efficient decision making, broad flexibility with transaction structure and investment horizon, and alignment with management teams focused on creating long-term value. Pritzker Group brings significant resources, expertise and credibility in building businesses and is an ideal partner for entrepreneur- and family-owned companies. For more information, visit pritzkergroup.wpengine.com.