Proven Leader in Business Services, Larry Wash, to Join Current Capital as Senior Advisor
New York, New York, February 10, 2020 – Current Capital Partners LLC, an independent advisory and merchant banking firm focused primarily on industrial and services companies, announces that Larry Wash, an experienced senior leader in the industrial services industry, will join the firm as a Senior Advisor on March 1, 2020.
Larry Wash was most recently Executive Vice President for KONE Americas and served as a member of KONE’s Executive Board. In this role, he led a multi-billion dollar business in the United States, Canada and Latin America. Larry also served as Board President for the National Elevator Industry, Inc., a preeminent trade association for the building transportation industry.
Kevin Smith, Managing Director of Current Capital, said “Larry brings a valuable set of experiences and relationships that will help us continue to grow our successful mergers and acquisitions advisory, corporate management services and private equity investing businesses. He is an exciting addition to our firm who, along with our Advisory Board and Executive Network, bring valuable ideas and proven operating expertise to our clients.”
As a senior executive with extensive experience running global organizations, Larry is skilled at developing strategic direction and implementing operational improvements to profitably grow businesses. He is also a well-respected thought leader, published author and speaker on smart buildings, services innovation, solution selling and emerging IoT services.
Prior to joining KONE, Larry was President of Global Services for the Climate Solutions and Trane divisions of Ingersoll Rand with full responsibility for the management of their services businesses where he led a multi-year business transformation and global growth strategy yielding double digit growth and margin expansion.
Before joining Ingersoll Rand, Larry was Vice President of Service & Contracting for Trane, where he led the services businesses in Canada, Latin America and the United States and created the strategic and operational plans for Trane Building Services. Earlier in his career, Larry held the position of Vice President of Global Services for Xerox Corporation, responsible for worldwide strategy, business development, marketing, sales and operations.
Larry received his bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from Wayne State University and a master’s degree in electrical engineering from the Rochester Institute of Technology. Larry also holds a master’s in business administration from Stanford University and is a named Arjay Miller Scholar.
About Current Capital Partners LLC
Current Capital Partners LLC is an independent advisory and merchant banking firm focused primarily on the industrial and services sectors. We provide mergers and acquisitions advisory services, corporate management services and private equity investing. The mergers and acquisitions advisory effort offers high quality financial advisory services – including ideas, buy-side and sell-side execution, strategic and capital structure reviews, restructuring advisory 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; and offer advice and expert witness services in complex corporate litigation. Our private equity investing business helps create value, primarily in lower middle market and smaller companies, with an integrated operating, finance and investment approach. Our Advisory Board and Executive Network are important advantages for our clients. Learn more at www.currentcap.com.
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