Fulcrum Equity Partners, an Atlanta, GA-based growth equity firm, promoted Philip Lewis to principal.
Lewis joined Fulcrum as an analyst in 2007 and was subsequently promoted to associate in 2009 and director in 2012. He has also been active in the Atlanta VC/PE community, including serving on the board of directors of Venture Atlanta and the Technology Association of Georgia’s Corporate Development society board, and founding the Young Southern Capital Forum.
Prior to joining Fulcrum, Lewis was employed as an investment banking analyst with A.G. Edwards & Sons in St. Louis.
Led by Jeff Muir, founding partner, Fulcrum is a growth equity fund with over $140 million under management. The firm invests in a wide variety of industries with particular focus on information technology, healthcare, business services and technology enabled operating companies. It provides initial equity financing of $1-5m and up to $10m over the life of the investment to meet a wide range of needs, including internal growth initiatives, acquisitions, management buy-outs, shareholder liquidity and recapitalizations.