Executive Advisor Partners

Our EAPs are seasoned and successful executives who are active participants in all aspects of our investment process.

Drawing upon years of experience and offering valuable insight, EAPs assist Wind Point with executive identification and evaluation, due diligence on new opportunities, and portfolio company monitoring and team development. EAPs also invest in portfolio companies alongside Wind Point.

Vince Calarco

Former Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, Crompton Corporation

Bruce Carbonari

Former Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Fortune Brands

Bill Denton

Former President, Housewares and Office Products, Newell Rubbermaid

Arnold Donald

Chief Executive Officer and President, Carnival Corporation; Former Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Merisant Company

Ted Dysart

Vice Chairman, Heidrick & Struggles

Mike Fitzpatrick

Former Director, President and Chief Operating Officer, Rohm & Haas; Former CEO and Chairman, Citadel Plastics (former Wind Point portfolio company)

John Gardner

Partner, Director and Vice Chairman, Heidrick & Struggles

Steve Hochhauser

Former Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Johns Manville

Chris Hornung

Former Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Pacific Cycle (former Wind Point portfolio company)

Craig Kissel

Former President, Trane Commercial Systems

Bob Kopriva

Former Chief Executive Officer, Sara Lee Foods

Greg Muldoon

Former Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Browning-Ferris Industries; Former Chief Executive Officer, AIR-Serv Holdings (former Wind Point V portfolio company)

Jack Reilly

Former Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Tenneco Automotive

John Rice

Former President of the Americas, Unilever

Jim Ringler

Former Vice Chairman, Illinois Tool Works

Mike Riordan

Former Chief Executive Officer, Fort Howard Corporation

Steven Stanbrook

Former Chief Operating Officer, International, S.C. Johnson

Walt Van Benthuysen

Former Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Hazelwood Farms

Mitch Vernick

Former President and Chief Operating Officer, Transamerica Finance Corporation