IVCA Newsletter – September 6, 2023

Association News

IVCA Feature: For Labor Day Week, An Analysis of Labor in Various Industries

Reminder! Nominations are now being accepted for the 2023 IVCA Awards! Deadline is September 15th

Legislative News

IVCA Provides Updates for State Legislative Issues – 09/06/2023

IVCA Events

October 26, 2023 – 2023 IVCA CFO Summit

December 4, 2023 – 2023 IVCA Awards Dinner

Other Events of Interest

September 14, 2023 – Chicago Boot Camp for Private Equity Professionals 2023

Industry News

ControlRooms.ai raises $10M for industrial manufacturing troubleshooting platform; Origin Ventures Leads Investment

Cressey & Company Acquires HealthDrive

Frontenac Announces Partnership with a Leading New England-Based Foodservice Distribution Platform, City Line Distributors

Ropes & Gray Represents Genesis Therapeutics in Oversubscribed $200 Million Series B Financing to Advance Its AI-Enabled Drug Development Pipeline

Monroe Capital Supports Rockbridge Growth Equity’s Purchase of Minority Ownership of GSTV

GTCR Completes Once For All Acquisition

Thoma Bravo Completes Acquisition of ForgeRock; Combines ForgeRock into Ping Identity

Ropes & Gray Advises Aurora Acquisition Corp. in Closing Business Combination with Better Home & Finance

Wynnchurch Capital Exits Midland Industries

Agent Capital Port Co Pyxis Oncology Successfully Completes Acquisition of Apexigen

Dr. Ari Kellen Joins Water Street; Focused on Specialty Pharma

Ropes & Gray Represents Bain Capital Double Impact in Sale of Its Portfolio Company HealthDrive

Job Postings

Please view the full details for each Job Posting listed below, on our website HERE. Once at Job Postings please scroll down the pages to view the jobs. They are listed chronologically as received, most current first.

New!  Chicago Pacific Founders – Senior Fund Controller


Chicago Pacific Founders (CPF) is a top decile Chicago‐based private equity firm that was established in 2014 to serve as a registered investment advisor that manages private funds and partners with companies that the firm believes are position to lead innovations in healthcare delivery and in caring for aging populations. CPF primarily focuses on growth companies in targeted sectors where the fund can contribute significantly beyond its capital.

Currently, through its three buy‐out funds and a Healthcare focused real estate fund, the firm has 24 investments across multiple investment strategies, including healthcare real estate.


The Senior Fund Controller will support the growth of its investment platform and play a key leadership role in the CPF’s accounting, tax, and financial reporting functions. The role will work closely with the firm’s CFO/CCO and COO, this professional will handle critical areas of the firm’s investment and accounting process, including maintenance of the management company general ledger, treasury and cash management, quarterly financial reporting, the creation, and maintenance of supporting schedules, reporting to investors, and collaboration with the firm’s fund administration team on all fund accounting matters.

For more detail, please click HERE!

CONTACT:  David Han, dhan@cpfounders.com

Svoboda Capital Partners – Private Equity Associate

Svoboda Capital Partners, LLC (“SCP”) was founded in 1998 to invest in and help build business services and value-added distribution companies. SCP invests in leveraged buyouts, recapitalizations, and growth equity opportunities. SCP targets middle market growth companies which typically have between $10 million to $100 million in revenue and $3 million to $15 million in EBITDA.

Job Description:

Assist in identifying, evaluating, and executing potential acquisitions through due diligence, market research and financial modeling. Assist in the development and ongoing management of portfolio companies, including portfolio company and investor financial reporting. Assist in initiating and maintaining relationships with intermediaries and other investment sources.

The position requires direct interaction with the principals of SCP and top management of portfolio companies and offers a highly challenging and diverse experience. Position will be originally structured for a two-year term, but the opportunity for a third year may exist.


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