Sagewind Capital Strengthens Investment Team and Announces Promotion
New York, NY (April 25, 2023) – Sagewind Capital LLC (“Sagewind”), a New York-based middle-market private equity firm, is pleased to announce that Gerry Dorros has joined Sagewind as a Managing Director. As part of his role, Mr. Dorros will help the firm establish an office in Washington D.C.
Mr. Dorros has over two decades of experience operating and investing in companies within the government services sector. Prior to joining Sagewind, he was a founder and Senior Vice President at CoVant Management, Inc. (“CoVant”), a private equity firm that partners with companies specializing in technology and related solutions for government customers. Prior to CoVant, Gerry served as a Managing Director at Bear Stearns and Vice President, Corporate Development at Anteon Corporation. Mr. Dorros received his B.S. in Industrial Economics from Union College and M.B.A in Accounting and Finance from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.
“Gerry and I have known each other for over twenty years since I was invested in Anteon Corporation and I am delighted to have the opportunity to work with him again,” said Steve Lefkowitz, the Founding Partner of Sagewind. “Gerry’s deep investing and operating experience, especially within the government services sector, will be of tremendous value as we seek to maximize our existing portfolio and write the next chapter for our firm.”
In addition to the hiring of Mr. Dorros, Sagewind is pleased to announce the promotion of Jeremy Peterson to Senior Associate.
“Jeremy has exceeded expectations since he joined Sagewind in October 2021,” said Managing Director Raj Kanodia. “We are proud to recognize the significant contributions he has made to our firm. This promotion reflects Jeremy’s exceptional work and meaningful contributions to our firm’s success.”
About Sagewind Capital LLC
Sagewind Capital LLC is a New York-based middle-market private equity firm that partners with exceptional management teams, and focuses on significant capital appreciation by helping business grow organically and through strategic acquisitions. Sagewind invests across several industries, including government services, aerospace & defense, software, information technology, healthcare and business services. The firm is focused on long-term capital appreciation and has the flexibility to own businesses for extended periods. For more information please visit www.sagewindcapital.com.