Gordon HargravesPartner at Private Advisors
Mr. Hargraves is a Partner at Private Advisors, LLC, where he is responsible for primary private equity strategy and industry research focusing on lower middle market buyout, growth and turnaround funds in North America. This includes manager sourcing and due diligence, manager selection and portfolio construction, and monitoring of small company fund managers. Mr. Hargraves has been investing in private equity since 1993 and prior to joining Private Advisors, had primary responsibility for over 120 fund commitments, co-investments and secondary purchases focused primarily on small buyout and venture capital funds in North America and Europe. Mr. Hargraves was previously a Partner at Rho Fund Investors, led the development of the National Bank of Kuwait’s private equity activities in New York, and began his private equity career at GCC Investments in Boston, working on growth investments. Mr. Hargraves received an M.B.A. from the University of Chicago and a B.S. in investments and entrepreneurial studies from Babson College.