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.

Dave Bere

Former Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Nonni's (former Wind Point portfolio company)

Anders Berggren

Former Sector Chief Executive Officer, Marmon Group; Senior Vice President, Husqvarna Group

Stan Bikulege

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer; Novolex (former Wind Point portfolio company)

Bob Black

Former Group President, Kimberly-Clark International

Guy Broadbent

Former Chief Executive Officer, Argotec (former Wind Point portfolio company); Former President and Chief Executive Officer, Xcellerex

Vince Calarco

Former Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, Crompton Corporation

Bruce Carbonari

Former Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Fortune Brands

Court Carruthers

Director, Ryerson Holding; Former Group President, Americas Grainger

Bill Denton

Former President, Housewares and Office Products, Newell Rubbermaid

Arnold Donald

President and Chief Executive Officer, Carnival Corporation

Ted Dysart

Vice Chairman, Heidrick & Struggles

Mike Fitzpatrick

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

John Gardner

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)

Rob King

Former Chief Executive Officer, Cytosport Inc.; Former Executive Vice President and President - North America, Pepsi Bottling

Bob Kopriva

Former Chief Executive Officer, Sara Lee Foods; Former Co-Chairman, Rupari Foods (Former Wind Point portfolio company)

Rick Lenny

Chairman, Information Resources, Inc.; Former Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, The Hershey Company

Sam Licavoli

Former President, Industrial Sector, Textron

Joe Messner

Former Chief Executive Officer, Petmate (former Wind Point portfolio company)

Greg Muldoon

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

Kears Pollock

Former Chief Operating Officer – Coatings / Chemicals, PPG Industries

Jack Reilly

Former Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Tenneco Automotive

John Rice

Former President of the Americas, Unilever; Former Co-Chairman, Rupari Foods (former Wind Point portfolio company)

Chuck Schneider

Former President and Chief Executive Officer, U.S. Security Associates (former Wind Point portfolio company)

Steven Stanbrook

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

Craig Stinson

Former Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Breeze Industrial Products (former Wind Point portfolio company)

Walt Van Benthuysen

Former Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Hazelwood Farms

Mitch Vernick

Former President and Chief Operating Officer, Transamerica Finance Corporation