Current Capital Appoints Patrick V. Kelly to Its Advisory Board

NEW YORK, NY, May 29, 2017– Current Capital Partners LLC, a private equity investing, mergers and acquisitions advisory and management services firm focused primarily on the industrial and business services industries, announced that Patrick V. Kelly, a Managing Partner at Foundry Mountain Infrastructure Partners, has joined its Advisory Board.

Jonathan F. Foster, Founder and Managing Director of Current Capital, and Kevin J. Smith, Managing Director and Head of Mergers and Acquisitions Advisory at Current Capital, said, “We are delighted to add Patrick Kelly to our Advisory Board. He brings a wealth of experience in the energy sector and will complement our existing Advisory Board’s experience.”

The addition of Mr. Kelly brings the total number of Current Capital’s Advisory Board members to 18. Current Capital’s Advisory Board includes current and former executives who participate in the firm’s private equity investing, mergers and acquisitions advisory and management services businesses by helping source and execute investment, advisory and consulting opportunities.

Mr. Kelly is the Managing Partner at Foundry Mountain Infrastructure Partners, an investment firm focused on North American midstream and transportation opportunities in the middle-market, since April 2016. Prior to joining Foundry Mountain Infrastructure Partners, Mr. Kelly served as the Chief Financial Officer of Bridger LLC, an integrated crude oil midstream logistics operator. During Mr. Kelly’s tenure at Bridger, the company grew 3x through organic investments and acquisitions. Mr. Kelly has also served as a Chief Financial Officer at The Gavilon Group, an energy and agriculture commodity distributor, as well as at Elevance Renewable Sciences, Inc., a clean-tech company focused on plant-based oil substitutes. Mr. Kelly began his career at the Amoco Corporation as a Geophysicist and eventually rose to the position of Director of Financial Process Optimization at British Petroleum plc, following their acquisition of Amoco in 1998.

About Current Capital Partners LLC

Current Capital Partners LLC (www.currentcap.com) is a private equity investing, mergers and acquisitions advisory and management services firm founded by former Fortune 500 executives and finance professionals.  Our private equity investing business helps create value, primarily in middle market and smaller companies in the industrial and services industries, with an integrated operating, finance and investment approach. The mergers and acquisitions advisory effort provides high quality financial advisory services — including ideas, buy-side and sell-side execution, strategic and capital structure reviews and related services — for corporate and investment firm clients seeking an independent perspective and senior attention. In our management services effort, we manage investments, sit on Boards of Directors and provide related consulting services for other investors and financial institutions; provide Chief Restructuring Officer services; and offer advice and expert witness services in complex corporate litigation.

About Foundry Mountain Infrastructure Partners LLC

Foundry Mountain Infrastructure Partners LLC is a North American-focused midstream and transportation investment firm with a risk managed, long duration approach to infrastructure investing.  We invest in businesses comprised of hard assets with leading market positions in traditional energy and transportation.  We focus on middle-market opportunities often overlooked by larger infrastructure and private equity funds, and where we can partner with strong management teams to help them grow and optimize their businesses.  Founded in 2016, our offices are in Chicago.

 

For additional information, please contact:

Jonathan F. Foster, Current Capital Partners LLC, jfoster@currentcap.com, 212-737-3671

Kevin J. Smith, Current Capital Partners LLC, ksmith@currentcap.com, 212-223-0637