Private investment firm Sun Capital Partners (Sun Capital) has appointed Joe Silver as Managing Director – Investor Relations. He will work from the firm’s Boca Raton office.“We are excited to have Joe join the Sun Capital team,” says Marc Leder, Co-CEO of Sun Capital Partners. “Joe’s expertise and proven ability to build strong relationships with investors will be an invaluable asset to our firm and our global network of limited partners.”
Silver brings more than 25 years of experience working with institutional investors, family offices, and advisors on investments in private equity and other alternative assets. Over the course of his career, Silver has secured billions of capital commitments on behalf of his clients.
Silver is joining Sun Capital from EdgeLine Capital Partners, a Los Angeles-based placement firm he co-founded in 2009 that works closely with investors across North America, APAC, and Europe. Prior to EdgeLine, Silver served as an executive at Merrill Lynch Investment Managers, where he oversaw the US Western Region for the public funds business. Earlier in his career he held senior positions at New York Life Investment Management and Great West Life. Silver received a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the EC Robins School of Business at the University of Richmond.
“I look forward to working with the team at Sun Capital,” says Silver. “Sun Capital has built an excellent reputation among institutional investors and I look forward to building upon this legacy and contributing to Sun Capital’s continued success.”