September 6, 2023
Fort Point Capital, a leading private equity firm focused on investing in lower middle-market services companies, has announced the promotion of James Clayton from Senior Analyst to Associate. Since joining the firm in 2022, Jimmy has supported the investment team in evaluating investment opportunities, performing due diligence, and participating in the closing of transactions. He also assists with the oversight of portfolio companies AMS Fulfillment, Strata Information Group and CellSite Solutions.
"Jimmy is a valued member of the team, and we are pleased to announce this well-deserved promotion. His contributions are invaluable to Fort Point’s continued success and growth as a firm," said Partner Paul Lipson.
Prior to joining Fort Point, Jimmy was an investment banking analyst at Wells Fargo Securities, advising both public and private clients on M&A and capital markets transactions in the Utilities, Renewable Power, and Energy Transition industries. He received a B.S. in Economics and Finance summa cum laude from the College of Charleston.
About Fort Point Capital
Fort Point Capital ("Fort Point") brings a management-led, growth-oriented approach to private equity investing, targeting fragmented sectors of the business services industry. Founded in Boston in 2011, Fort Point partners with founders and management teams to accelerate growth and performance by providing resources to help expand teams and establish infrastructure, enhance service offerings, access new markets, and support strategic add-on acquisitions. Fort Point fulfills its commitment to management, employees, and shareholders by employing a repeatable process to drive durable value, as evidenced in over 40 acquisitions since its inception. Fort Point Capital is currently investing from FPC Small Cap Fund III. To learn more, please visit fortpointcapital.com.