BOSTON & NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Stone-Goff Partners, a growth-oriented private equity firm focused on technology-driven B2B service companies, today announced the hiring of Allen Fozzard as Vice President, Head of Business Development. Mr. Fozzard will be responsible for leading SGP’s origination efforts focused on investment opportunities in coordination with Stone-Goff’s senior deal-team professionals.
“Allen’s ability to foster strong relationships with new and existing sources of deal flow and his deep understanding of our core industry sectors are fully aligned with our investment strategy,” said Laurens Goff, co-founder and managing partner at Stone-Goff Partners. “We’re excited to welcome Allen to the Stone-Goff team and are confident his extensive experience will be invaluable as we continue to grow our firm.”
Before joining Stone-Goff, Mr. Fozzard was part of the Business Development team at Symphony Technology Group with prior experience as an Associate at Valesco Industries, Inc. and as an Analyst at JPMorgan Chase & Co. “Stone-Goff is committed to working closely with founders to help grow their businesses and I’m excited to be a part of that process,” said Mr. Fozzard. “There are significant investment opportunities in the lower middle market, specifically in tech-driven B2B services, and Stone-Goff is well positioned to take advantage of this market moving forward.”
Mr. Fozzard holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance from Texas Christian University.
About Stone-Goff Partners
Stone-Goff Partners is a lower middle market private equity firm investing in technology-driven business-to-business service companies. Our companies combine service offerings with technology, focus on clearly-defined end markets, and are active participants in the growing knowledge economy. Core verticals include business services, consulting services, marketing services, IT services, human capital and training, and outsourced services. We partner with company founders and executive leadership teams to provide capital, M&A origination and execution, and value-creation expertise to our portfolio companies. Since the firm’s founding in 2010, Stone-Goff’s sector knowledge and deal experience has helped drive successful outcomes for company founders, limited partners, and portfolio management teams. For more information about Stone-Goff Partners, please visit stonegoff.com.