Parthenon Capital Partners Promotes Zach Sadek to Partner


BOSTON, MAParthenon Capital Partners (Parthenon) has promoted Zach F. Sadek to partner.  Parthenon is a leading mid-market private equity firm with offices in Boston and San Francisco.

“During Zach’s 12 years at Parthenon Capital, he has consistently demonstrated excellence in target sectors including payments, capital markets, and education,” said Brian Golson, managing partner and West Coast office head.  “His dedication has resulted in deep partnerships with our executive teams and outstanding results for our investors.”

“Zach has played a significant role in a number of our most successful investments,” added Dave Ament, managing partner and East Coast office head.  “We are proud to promote him to partner.”

Prior to joining Parthenon, Mr. Sadek worked in investment banking at Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein (f/k/a Wasserstein Perella & Co) in Chicago as an analyst specializing in mergers and acquisitions. At Parthenon, he has served on the boards of Cayan, eSecLending, Injured Workers Pharmacy, Restaurant Technologies, and Periscope Holdings.  He has also worked with the executive teams leading BlueSnap and Bryant & Stratton College.

Mr. Sadek earned his A.B. and A.M. from the University of Chicago and his M.B.A. from Columbia Business School.


Parthenon Capital Partners is a leading mid-market private equity firm based in Boston and San Francisco.  Parthenon utilizes niche industry expertise and a deep execution team to invest in growth companies in service industries.  Parthenon seeks to be an active and aligned partner to management, either through recapitalization transactions or by backing new executives.  Parthenon has particular expertise in business services, financial and insurance services and healthcare, but seeks any service, technology or delivery business with a strong value proposition and proprietary know-how.  For more information, visit