NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–ATL Partners today announced that Caleb Clark has joined the firm as a Senior Partner. In this new role, Mr. Clark will support leading the firm’s private equity investment business. Mr. Clark will assist in managing ATL strategic initiatives, capital formation strategies, and firm and portfolio operations. He will serve on ATL’s Investment Committee and work directly with Frank Nash, ATL’s founder and Managing Member.
Mr. Clark is a veteran investment professional with over two decades of experience at leading middle market private equity firms and deep expertise within ATL’s core sectors of focus. Most recently, Mr. Clark was a Partner at Palladium Equity Partners, where he co-led the firm’s Industrial Practice and was a member of the firm’s management and investment committees.
Mr. Nash said, “I am extremely excited to welcome Caleb to ATL Partners as we continue to scale our growing platform, expand our team, and identify attractive investment opportunities. Caleb is a proven investor who shares our passion for building successful, enduring businesses, and brings with him significant investing experience and a deep network of sector relationships. The aerospace, transportation and logistics sectors have tremendous long-term tailwinds and momentum, and ATL is well positioned to capitalize on what I believe is a very attractive investing environment. On a professional and personal level, I have known Caleb for many years, since we worked together at BTAlex.Brown, and am confident he will meaningfully bolster our capabilities as a leader of the business.”
“I am thrilled to join ATL Partners at this exciting time in the firm’s evolution,” added Mr. Clark. “ATL has distinguished itself through its entrepreneurial culture, institutional investor base, and unique sector-focused approach, which aligns well with my investment expertise and industry knowledge. I look forward to working alongside Frank again and the firm’s highly talented team to drive value for ATL’s existing portfolio while seeking to identify and execute new investments in what we think are markets abound with opportunity.”
Prior to joining Palladium in 2014, Mr. Clark worked as an investment professional at Windjammer Capital Investors LLC and Genstar Capital, LLC. He began his career as an investment banking analyst in the Aerospace & Defense and Transportation Group at BTAlex.Brown. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and Political Science from Middlebury College and a Master of Business Administration from Columbia University.
About ATL Partners
Founded in 2014, ATL Partners is a premier sector-focused private equity firm that invests in aerospace, transportation and logistics companies. ATL brings deep sector expertise to its investment approach with experienced investment professionals and strong operational resources who have decades of combined experience in each of ATL’s core sectors. For more information about ATL Partners, visit www.atlpartners.com.