Gallant Capital Promotes Chris Suen and Zack Stiefler to Managing Director
Los Angeles, CA – October 10, 2023 -Gallant Capital Partners (“Gallant”) is pleased to announce that Chris Suen and Zack Stiefler have been promoted to Managing Director.
“Chris and Zack have been instrumental in building Gallant into a leading middle market private equity firm,” said Anthony Guagliano, Jon Gimbel and Desmond Nugent, Partners at Gallant. “Chris and Zack embody Gallant’s culture through their leadership, integrity, and investment acumen, and we are thrilled to recognize their dedication and hard work through these promotions.”
Chris joined Gallant in 2018 and led Gallant’s investments in Reveal, Quality Built, Pro-Vac, and SLWM. Prior to joining Gallant, Chris was an investment professional with EQT Partners and The Gores Group. Chris received a B.S. in Business Administration from the Haas School of Business at the University of California, Berkeley.
Zack joined Gallant in 2021 and led Gallant’s investments in InformData, Lightning Step, and DynTek and rSolutions. Prior to joining Gallant, Zack was an investment professional with Lindsay Goldberg and Corridor Capital. Zack was also the cofounder and CEO of Bungalow Insurance, an insurance technology company, from its founding through its sale to a strategic competitor. Zack received a B.S. in Economics and a B.A. in Political Science from Duke University, and an M.B.A. from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.
About Gallant Capital Partners
Gallant Capital Partners (Gallant) is a private equity firm that makes control investments in business services, technology and industrials companies. Gallant executes on an operationally focused investment strategy with a focus on partnering closely with companies that can benefit from its extensive industry relationships and operating expertise. The firm partners with owners, founders, family-owned companies and management teams to maximize value and long-term, sustainable growth for portfolio companies. Gallant Capital Partners was founded in 2018 and is headquartered in Los Angeles.
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Jamie Kim, Principal, Head of Business Development