Eliot Kerlin

Eliot Kerlin
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Eliot Kerlin is a Partner at Insight Equity. Prior to Insight Equity, Eliot served as Turnaround Manager for Bay State Paper Company while the company was in Chapter 11. Previously, Eliot was an Associate at Jupiter Partners, a New York-based private equity fund, where he worked extensively with portfolio company management teams, evaluated numerous potential transactions and executed over $350 million of portfolio company re-financings, add-on acquisitions and leveraged buy-outs.Before joining Jupiter, Eliot was an investment banker with Merrill Lynch in their global communications group in New York. While with Merrill, he was involved in executing over $35 billion of strategic acquisitions and debt and equity financings.Eliot serves on the Board of Directors for APP Holdings Management Inc., BFN Investment Holdings LLC, Superior Silica Holdings LLC, Atwood Holdings LLC and Aviation Investment Holdings LLC. He also serves on the Board of Directors of the DFW Chapter of the Association for Corporate Growth. Eliot graduated with honors from Texas A&M University where he received a BBA in Finance. Eliot completed his MBA at Harvard Business School, where he graduated with Distinction.