Pritzker Group Private Capital today announced that Thomas Chadwick has joined as a vice president on the group’s growing manufactured products team. Led by Michael Nelson, investment partner, and David Gau, operating partner, the manufactured products team focuses on investing in and operating companies in various industries including packaging, food and industrial components.
Previously, Chadwick spent two years as a private equity associate for Madison Dearborn Partners, where he helped execute more than $7 billion in transactions. Prior to joining Madison Dearborn Partners, Chadwick was an investment banking analyst at Deutsche Bank Securities in their financial sponsors group.
Chadwick will be based in Chicago, where he will help source and execute investments and work closely with the management teams of Pritzker Group Private Capital companies. Pritzker Group Private Capital’s manufactured products companies include ProAmpac, a leading global provider of custom flexible packaging solutions to a diverse set of markets; PLZ Aeroscience, North America’s largest independent manufacturer and marketer of specialty aerosol products; LBP Manufacturing, a global manufacturer of innovative, sustainable, food and beverage packaging; and Technimark, a leading, global provider of custom rigid plastic packaging and components.
“We’re excited to have Thomas join our world-class team,” said Paul Carbone, Pritzker Group Private Capital managing partner. “Thomas’ experience and track record of success further strengthens our manufactured products team and helps position us for continued growth in the years to come.”
Chadwick holds an MBA from Harvard Business School and a bachelor’s degree in business administration and finance from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
About Pritzker Group
Pritzker Group, founded 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 early-stage and growth 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 health care 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.com.