Our Team

We have built a world-class team with a broad range of experience and perspectives. We seek to add value by sharing our operating, strategic, investment, and financial expertise and taking the time to truly understand our partner companies.

Michael J. Angelakis

Chairman & Chief Executive Officer

Melissa Bethell

Partner & Managing Partner of Atairos Europe

David L. Caplan

Partner & General Counsel

Clare McGrory

Chief Financial Officer & Chief Compliance Officer

Jackson Phillips

Managing Director

Rachael A. Wagner

Managing Director

Robert Slinkard

Managing Director, Strategic Initiatives

Chester Hall

Executive Director

Kellen Brown


Anne Hewitt

Director, Talent & Organizational Leadership

Jessica Majors

Director, Finance & Compliance

Brieanna Wheeland

Corporate Counsel

John Melchiorre

Manager, Tax

Michael Ira

Senior Associate

Stefanie Raiola

Senior Associate

Andrew Graffy


Chip Lawrence


Chase Wilson