Minneapolis, MN (April 26, 2016) – Yukon Partners (“Yukon”), is pleased to announce the addition of Michael Furey, Partner, to its investment team.
At Yukon, Mr. Furey will work closely with founding partners Michael Hall and William Dietz, as well as the firm’s investment professionals, in sourcing and evaluating new investment opportunities and providing operational expertise and counsel to sponsor partners. Mr. Furey will be located in Boston, MA.
William Dietz, Founder and Managing Partner of Yukon said, “Mike brings a wealth of investment experience along with quality industry relationships that will further our core strategy at Yukon. We are excited to have Mike as a member of the Yukon team and consider him a principle-centered leader in our organization.”
Michael Furey commented, “Through my discussions with the Yukon principals and the broader team, I found strong alignment in values, principles, and ethics. Yukon is guided by the core values of honesty, integrity, and respect, and these values emanate through all elements of the organization. I’m honored to be part of Yukon, and look forward to building upon its successful investment track record.”
About Michael Furey
Prior to joining Yukon, Mr. Furey was a partner at Halyard Capital, a private equity firm that focuses on control and junior capital investments in business services, media, and communications companies. At Halyard, he sourced and executed new investments, led the firm’s Healthcare IT initiative, and served on the boards of multiple portfolio companies.
Prior to Halyard, Mr. Furey was an investment manager with Capital Resource Partners, a private investment firm that focuses on subordinated debt and equity investments to support acquisitions, recapitalizations, growth and management buyouts.
Mr. Furey received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from Brown University and a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from Harvard Business School.
About Yukon Partners
Yukon Partners (www.yukonpartners.com) is a mezzanine firm dedicated to serving middle market private equity sponsored business transactions with a typical investment range of $10 to $40 million in the U.S. and Canada. The transactions in which Yukon invests include Buyouts, Growth and Platform Strategies, Recapitalizations, Mergers/Acquisitions, and Public to Private Buyouts. Yukon Partners is based in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
William Dietz, Managing Partner