New York – September 2020
– Tailwind Capital (“Tailwind”), a middle market private equity firm investing in targeted sectors within technology and business services, industrial services and healthcare, announced that David Jimenez has joined the firm as an Operating Executive.
Mr. Jimenez brings significant experience as a growth leader in the financial technology and payments industries. Mr. Jimenez recently served as Chief Revenue Officer for CenPOS, a provider of end-to-end payments solutions, prior to its sale to Elavon. Previously, he was Chief Revenue Officer at GlobalCollect, a provider of payments services to global online merchants, and continued to serve in that role after its acquisition by Ingenico. Mr. Jimenez also spent nearly 10 years in various senior sales leadership roles at Chase Paymentech. Mr. Jimenez is a graduate of Florida State University.
Sanjay Swani, a senior Partner at Tailwind and a member of the firm’s Management Committee, commented, “We are extremely pleased that David has joined our technology and businesses services team. We look forward to leveraging David’s extensive industry knowledge and operating experience as we evaluate opportunities within the financial technology and payments sectors.”
“It is very exciting to have the opportunity to join Tailwind,” Mr. Jimenez added. “I have known and worked with Sanjay for many years and am looking forward to working with the Tailwind team to find compelling opportunities in the financial technology and payments sectors. Tailwind’s strategy of partnering with talented management teams and supporting them to accelerate growth initiatives suits my interests and experience perfectly.”
About Tailwind Capital:
Tailwind Capital is a middle market private equity firm focused on growth-oriented investments in targeted sectors within technology and business services, industrial services and healthcare. Tailwind partners with experienced management teams and entrepreneurs to transform businesses through organic growth initiatives, acquisitions, and operational and strategic investments. Since inception, Tailwind has managed $3.7 billion of committed equity capital, and has invested in 43 portfolio companies and over 120 add-on acquisitions.