Sixpoint Partners Names Mitchell As Head Of Real Assets Platform

Apr 26 2017 | 11:07pm ET

Sixpoint Partners has hired former Champlain Advisors partner Matthew Mitchell as managing director and head of real assets, expanding the company’s team to 21 professionals across five offices in North America and Asia. 

In his new role, Mr. Mitchell will head Sixpoint's new Austin office and deepen the firm’s origination and sourcing activities with a particular emphasis on real assets and infrastructure opportunities, the company said in a statement.

Over 18 years of experience, Mitchell has developed a comprehensive expertise in private funds and investment banking in his 18 years of experience. Previously he was Mitchell was a partner at Champlain Advisors, where he sourced a variety of opportunities across energy, infrastructure, buyout, credit and growth equity.

“The addition of Matt and the expansion of our platform into real assets with a focus on energy and infrastructure is a reflection of our continued growth, ambition and vision to build Sixpoint into a diversified global advisor across asset classes in the alternative investment industry,” said Eric Zoller, founder of Sixpoint Partners. “He is a great cultural fit for Sixpoint and embodies the strong intellectual rigor and entrepreneurial spirit that we see in all of our team members.”

Founded in 2007, New York-based Sixpoint Partners is a global investment bank serving the middle-market private equity industry. The firm’s core areas of focus include primary fund placement, secondaries advisory and co-investment placement across a wide range of industries, strategies and geographies. 


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