New York, NY – January 5, 2017 – New MainStream Capital (“NMS”) announced today the promotion of Luis Gonzalez to Partner. Mr. Gonzalez joined NMS in January 2016 as a Managing Director, and is involved in all aspects of the firm’s investment activities including sourcing, execution, and monitoring of investments. Prior to joining NMS, Mr. Gonzalez was a Managing Director at MBF Healthcare Partners, where he specialized in all aspects of private equity investing in healthcare services companies nationwide.
“Luis has been a fantastic addition to our team,” remarked Kevin Jordan, Co-Founder and Managing Partner of NMS. “We’ve known and worked with Luis for close to ten years now, and it’s been so rewarding to have him as a senior member of our team,” he added.
Mr. Gonzalez brings over 15 years of lower middle market private equity and M&A experience to NMS and has successfully completed numerous buyout and growth equity investments. He previously served on the Boards of several MBF portfolio companies, and today serves on the Board of NMS portfolio company Constellation Behavioral Health. Earlier in his career, Mr. Gonzalez spent time at Raymond James & Associates and Deloitte.
“Luis’ extensive relationships and background in the healthcare services arena have been a great addition to our firm. As we complete the deployment of NMS Fund II and look towards the future, we are thrilled to have him on the team as we build our franchise,” remarked Martin Chavez, Co-Founder and Managing Partner of NMS.
NMS is currently investing NMS Fund II, with $252 million in capital commitments. Having just completed the second full year of investing following its final close in December of 2014, the current NMS Fund II portfolio includes business services companies ettain group and Avaap, and healthcare services companies Anne Arundel Dermatology Management and Constellation Behavioral Healthcare.
About New MainStream Capital
New MainStream Capital is a New York headquartered private investment firm specializing in strategic equity investments and leveraged buyouts of lower middle market companies. The Firm was formed through the spin-out of a group of portfolio companies from the Goldman Sachs Merchant Banking Division. NMS focuses on companies headquartered in the U.S. poised to benefit from sustainable growth trends with particular concentration on companies in Healthcare Services and Specialized Business Services. For additional information on NMS, visit the firm’s website at nms-capital.com.