Turnspire Capital Partners appoints new Partner
Turnspire Capital Partners (Turnspire) has promoted Abel S Osorio to Partner.
Osorio joined Turnspire in 2016 and has played a significant role in the management of Turnspire. He is active in all facets of the firm’s investment activities, including leading the formulation of investment theses, negotiating and executing highly complex transactions, and working closely with management teams and Turnspire Operating Partners to develop and execute transformative business plans.
“We are proud to recognize Abel’s contributions to Turnspire’s growth and achievements,” says Ilya Koffman, Turnspire Managing Partner. “Since joining Turnspire, Abel has led investment efforts across our special situations investment strategy, played a vital role in the launch of our Executive Operator Network and Executive in Residence Program, recruited talent to Turnspire, and served as an active and value-added member of our portfolio company boards. Abel is a highly thoughtful investor and represents Turnspire with the integrity that we are known for in the marketplace. He is a true leader and we are thrilled to promote him to Partner as we continue to build momentum at Turnspire.”
Prior to joining Turnspire, Osorio co-founded Montserrat Capital Management, a value-oriented investment partnership focused on event-driven and special situations opportunities. Prior to Montserrat, he was Vice President at Battery Ventures where he sourced, structured and led the execution of leveraged buyouts in North America and Europe. He began his career in private equity as an Associate at HIG Capital after working as an investment banker for Thomas Weisel Partners. Abel received an MBA with honours from The Wharton School and a BA from New York University, where he graduated magna cum laude and was elected to Phi Beta Kappa.
“I am proud of the work we have done at Turnspire and am fortunate to work alongside so many talented professionals who possess a shared passion for improving businesses," says Osorio. "I am excited about what we have built and am eager to continue contributing to Turnspire’s development."