Brian Kwait

Co-Founder at Odyssey Investment Partners LLC

Brian Kwait

Brian Kwait

Co-Founder at Odyssey Investment Partners LLC

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Career Highlights

Odyssey Investment Partners LLC

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1620

Primary Location

Greenwich, CT, United States

Number of Boards

20

Birthday

1962 - Ohio

Age

58

Number of Awards

1

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Senior Managing Principal at Odyssey Investment Partners LLC

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Co-Founder at Odyssey Investment Partners LLC

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Executive Officer at Odyssey Professionals V LLC

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Principal at Harvest Partners LP

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Managing Principal & Chief Operating Officer at Odyssey Investment Partners LLC

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Co-Founder at Odyssey Investment Partners LLC

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Managing Director at Gemspring Capital Management LLC

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Executive Officer at Odyssey Professionals V LLC

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Managing Principal at Odyssey Investment Partners LLC

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Senior Managing Principal at Odyssey Investment Partners LLC

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Director at Youth Renewal Fund

Youth Renewal Fund (The "Fund") raises funds to develop and monitor educational programs for disadvantaged Israeli youths. The Fund's mission is to raise educational standards.

Education
MBA

The Wharton School is the business school of the University of Pennsylvania, an Ivy League university in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Wharton was the world’s first collegiate business school and the first business school in the United States. It was established in 1881 through a donation of Joseph Wharton.

Undergraduate Degree

The University of Michigan (UM, U-M, UMich, or U of M), frequently referred to as simply Michigan, is a public research university located in Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States. It is the state's oldest university and the flagship campus of the University of Michigan. It is one of the original eight Public Ivy universities and is one of the founding members of the Association of American Universities. It has been ranked among the top five research universities in the US, and among the top 20 universities in the world. U-M also has satellite campuses in Flint and Dearborn.

Career History
Co-Founder
1997 - Current

Odyssey Investment Partners (OIP) seeks to identify and invest in established middle-market companies in industries or markets that are poised to benefit from economic changes, secular trends, regulatory changes or market dislocations. The firm typically makes majority, control-oriented investments in established middle-market companies in the following industries: (1) industrial manufacturing (2) business and insurance services (3) aerospace/defense products and services (4) route-based businesses (5) supply chain management (6) energy products and services and (7) rental businesses. The firm seeks to invest in companies with existing management teams. Their objective is to transform middle-market businesses into larger companies with industry-leading market shares and operating margins. OIP makes investments in the form of leveraged acquisitions, growth financings and recapitalizations.

Executive Officer
Current
Professional
Tenure Unconfirmed
Boards & Committees
Member, Board of Directors
Current

One Call Care Management, Inc. provides diagnostic imaging and electro diagnostic services. It offers physical therapy, diagnostics, durable medical equipment, home health and dental solutions. The company was founded in 1993 and is headquartered in Jacksonville, FL.

Member, Board of Directors
Current

Safway Services LLC provides scaffolding products, access solutions, and services to its customers. It offers sales, rental, labor, training, engineering, design, and safety and project management. It also provides expertise in access, scaffolding, insulation, fireproofing, surface preparation, and coatings. The company was founded in 1936 and is headquartered in Waukesha, WI.

Director
2005 - 2011

Safety Products Holdings, Inc. operates as a holding company with interests in personal protection equipment manufacturing businesses. Its products include respiratory protection, protective footwear, and hand protection, eye, and head & face protection, bunker gear & linemen equipment. The company was founded in June, 1995 and is headquartered in Oak Brook, IL.

Member, Advisory Board
Current

Wharton’s Center for Leadership and Change Management creates and runs many of the school’s innovative leadership experiences. The Center supports leadership development at Wharton and Penn, as well as generating research projects, Wharton Leadership Conferences, and an electronic Leadership Digest with subscribers around the world.

Non-Profit Donations & Grants

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2012

Greenwich Library engages in reference collection development and management. It offers books, digital resources, and research materials. It also organizes programs and events which provide educational, cultural, and practical information. The company was founded on March 15, 1878 and is headquartered in Greenwich, CT.

$1,000 - $4,999
2011

Greenwich Hospital provides health care services. It offers medical, surgical, diagnostic, and wellness programs that include pediatric, maternity, senior care, and rehabilitation services in the United States. The company was founded in 1903 and is headquartered in Greenwich, CT.

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2010

The Tourette Association of America is a nonprofit company headquartered in Bayside, NY. The firm operates as a Tourette association.

Political Donations
$5,000
2012

Senator at Office of the Senator from Utah, Mitt Romney

$2,500
2011

Senator at Office of the Senator from Utah, Mitt Romney

$2,500
2011

Senator from Pennsylvania

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Odyssey Investment Partners LLC, Safety Products Holdings, Inc. purchase Norcross Safety Products LLC

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Odyssey Professionals V LLC raised money in a private placement transaction

Awards & Honors
CPA (Certified Public Accountant)
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