Partner – Plymouth Ventures
Evan joined Plymouth Ventures after nearly 10 years of experience in private equity and corporate M&A. Prior to joining Plymouth, Evan was a Vice President at Quilvest Private Equity and was based in the New York office. He was focused on evaluating and executing direct private equity investments – primarily buyouts, recapitalizations and growth equity – in multiple industries, such as software, telecommunications and manufacturing.
Prior to joining Quilvest, Evan worked in real estate private equity for The Carlyle Group’s senior housing division, Carlyle Senior Housing. Before Carlyle, Evan worked at Sunrise Senior Living where he focused on acquisitions, joint ventures and business development. Evan began his career as an architect at SmithGroup, one of the oldest and largest architecture and engineering firms in the U.S.
Evan earned his Bachelor of Science in Architecture from The University of Virginia, graduating with High Honors, and his MBA from The University of Chicago Booth School of Business, also with High Honors. He is married and lives in Ann Arbor with his wife and daughter.