Orangewood Partners Promotes Lucy King to Vice President
Orangewood Partners (“Orangewood”), a long-term focused private investment firm, is pleased to announce the promotion of Lucy King to Vice President. Since joining Orangewood in 2020, Ms. King has made substantial contributions to the firm by playing an integral role in executing and overseeing several investments and leading various internal firm initiatives. As a Vice President, Ms. King will continue to be a key part of a team of investment professionals in helping to drive Orangewood’s mission of adding value to all stakeholders, including the communities that our companies serve.
Neil Goldfarb, Managing Partner of Orangewood, said, “Lucy’s promotion is well deserved and reflects our commitment to cultivating and rewarding talent. We are proud to recognize Lucy’s significant contributions to the firm and our portfolio companies, and we look forward to her continued success.”
Prior to joining Orangewood Partners in 2020, Ms. King was an Investment Banking Analyst in the Global Industrials Group at Citi focusing on equity, debt, and M&A transactions. Prior to Citi, she was an Analyst in the J.P. Morgan Private Bank in Chicago, serving high net worth individuals across the Midwest.
Ms. King holds a Bachelor of Business Administration with distinction from the University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business.
Founded in 2015, Orangewood Partners is a New-York-based private investment firm with a long-term approach. Orangewood targets control investments in lower-middle market, founder-led, family-owned businesses in non-cyclical and fragmented industries within business services and consumer services. Orangewood has a particular emphasis on the franchise, multi-unit, health & wellness, and human capital sectors. Orangewood’s dedicated team, along with its network of operating partners and advisors, is critical to the execution of its thematic approach to investing. Orangewood works to build companies into strategic assets in their industries to create long-term value for investors, companies, and communities. Orangewood typically invests between $25M and $100M of equity, targeting businesses with EBITDA ranging from $10M to $25M at entry. For more information, please visit www.orangewoodpartners.com.