San Francisco, CA – February 17, 2022 – Housatonic Partners, a growth-oriented private equity firm focused on investing in market-leading services companies, is pleased to announce the hiring of Spencer Moss as Vice President, and the promotions of Lauren Edwards to Principal and Ian Ardrey to Senior Associate.
Spencer joined Housatonic in 2022 and is responsible for originating, evaluating and managing investments within the healthcare services sector. Most recently, Spencer was a co-founder and Partner at Olive Coast Partners, a search-fund focused on healthcare and life sciences services sectors. Prior to Olive Coast Partners, Spencer was an Associate on the investment team at The Compass Group, a middle-market private equity firm focused on industrial, consumer and business services sectors. Spencer started his career as an analyst on the Financial Sponsors Group at Bank of America Merrill Lynch. Spencer holds a B.S. and M.S. in Engineering from the University of Southern California and an M.B.A. from the MIT Sloan School of Management.
Lauren Edwards joined Housatonic in 2018 as a Vice President, and is responsible for originating, evaluating, and managing investments in business services. Lauren is a Director of MaxiTransfers, Mobile Vascular Physicians, Veridic Solutions, Working Solutions, and ZircoDATA.
Ian Ardrey also joined Housatonic in 2018 as an Associate, and is responsible for originating, evaluating, and managing investments in business services and healthcare services.
Barry Reynolds, Managing Partner, added, “we are very excited about the recent addition of Spencer and the promotions of Lauren and Ian. We have a world-class team at Housatonic – the strongest team we have ever had. As we invest our newest vehicle, Housatonic Equity Investors VII, the future looks very bright at Housatonic Partners.”
About Housatonic Partners
Housatonic Partners is a private equity investment firm founded in 1994, with more than $1.5 billion in capital under management. The firm invests in growing, profitable businesses with highly recurring revenue. Housatonic Partners has backed exceptional management teams in more than 100 small to mid-sized companies over the last 27 years. For more information, please visit www.housatonicpartners.com.