Jack is the Managing Partner of Sky Island Capital. He is responsible for overseeing all facets of the Firm’s investment activities and sits on the Investment Committee.
Prior to founding Sky Island, Jack was a Partner and the Chief Investment Officer at Insight Equity, an operationally-focused middle market private equity firm with approximately $1.4 billion under management. At Insight Equity, Jack sat on the investment committee and was responsible for sourcing, executing, and managing investments.
Prior to Insight Equity, Jack was an Associate at Brockway Moran & Partners, a middle market private equity firm with approximately $1.3 billion under management. While at Brockway Moran, Jack evaluated and executed numerous investment opportunities as well as worked extensively with portfolio company senior management teams.
Prior to Brockway Moran, Jack was an Analyst with Harris Williams & Co. where he provided sell-side M&A advisory services.
Jack currently serves on the board of Material Sciences Corporation, Polished Metals, Valley Forge Flag, USA Industries, SkyMark Refuelers, and Kaufhold’s Kurds. Jack was previously a board member of several Insight Equity portfolio companies.
Jack received an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University. Jack was also valedictorian of his class at Babson College, where he earned a BS in Business Management, summa cum laude. Jack currently sits on the Board of Overseers of Babson College.
Jack lives in Southlake (Dallas suburb) with his wife and three kids. Jack is an avid sports fan, foodie, and traveler.