Blue Wolf Capital Names Stephen Madsen Managing Director, Business Development

Stephen Madsen to grow Blue Wolf’s business development function and generate new investment opportunities

September 20, 2023 – NEW YORK – Blue Wolf Capital Partners LLC (“Blue Wolf”), a middle market private equity firm specializing in the healthcare and industrial sectors, announced today the hiring of Stephen Madsen, who will lead the firm’s business development team as Managing Director.

Mr. Madsen will be responsible for identifying unique investment opportunities, coordinating with the senior investment team to source high-potential deals and managing the intermediary selection process for portfolio company transactions. He will generate and oversee new partnerships in a wide range of industries through Blue Wolf’s diverse executive networks.

“Stephen will greatly enhance our business development efforts and deal pipeline,” said Jeremy Kogler, Managing Partner at Blue Wolf. “His extensive background in driving growth for private equity firms in various capacities will help expand our investment portfolio and reinforce the strong partnerships we forge both with our investors and sponsored companies.”

Prior to joining Blue Wolf, Mr. Madsen led the business development function at Monomoy Capital with a focus on sourcing new investment opportunities from intermediaries, family owners and corporations. Before that, he worked at Intralinks Dealnexus, an online deal sourcing and marketing platform, where he was Manager of Global Business Development & Origination. He began his career in primary investment research at Coleman Research Group and later Gerson Lehrman Group.

“Blue Wolf has an unmatched level of creativity and intelligence behind its investment capabilities,” said Mr. Madsen. “Very few firms are capable of completing transactions in as wide of a range as Blue Wolf, let alone doing so at such a high level of success.”

Mr. Madsen is a member of the PE/IB Committee for ACG New York and graduated from Columbia University in 2008 with bachelor’s degrees in both History and Italian.

About Blue Wolf Capital Partners

Blue Wolf Capital Partners LLC is a private equity firm that focuses on value investments in middle market companies in the healthcare and industrial sectors. The firm’s integrated team of investment professionals and veteran operating executives work collaboratively to generate returns by driving transformational change using operational and strategic experience. Blue Wolf seeks to invest in businesses that have catalysts for value creation that involve organizational transformation, complex union or human capital issues, significant government presence, financial or operational distress, or the opportunity to use ESG-informed strategies. For additional information, please visit

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