AUA Private Equity Partners has promoted Daniel Hodges to Senior Associate. Mr. Hodges focuses on investments in the consumer, media and business services sectors and has over seven years of private equity and corporate finance experience.
“We are very pleased to have Dan as part of our team. We believe in cultivating talent and promoting from within our organization to acknowledge hard work and experience and we intend to foster those efforts in building the best investment team that we can. Dan has proven to be a valuable asset to AUA Private Equity,” said Andy Unanue, Managing Partner of AUA.
Mr. Hodges joined AUA in 2013 after receiving his MBA from Columbia. He previously held positions at Alliance Consumer Growth, Seguin Partners, American Capital and Wachovia Securities. In addition to his Columbia MBA, he received his BA in Economics from Duke University.
AUA Private Equity Partners makes equity investments in companies in the consumer, media and business services sectors with a particular focus on Hispanic-oriented companies and family-owned businesses located in the United States. The firm invests from $10 million to $30 million of equity in companies that generate at least $3 million of EBITDA. The firm is based in New York (www.auaequity.com).
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