SOURCE: O2 Investment LLC

June 27, 2016 10:58 ET

O2 Investment Partners Adds Evan Schultz as Associate

BLOOMFIELD HILLS, MI--(Marketwired - June 27, 2016) - O2 Investment Partners announces the appointment of Evan Schultz to the O2 Investment team. Luke Plumpton, O2 Vice President, announced the addition.

Mr. Schultz will be responsible for sourcing new transactions, due diligence, underwriting and monitoring O2's portfolio companies.

Mr. Schultz was previously with Baker Tilly Capital, LLC in Chicago. While at Baker Tilly Capital, Mr. Schultz focused on mergers and acquisitions for closely-held businesses in the middle market. His experience includes sell-side and buy-side M&A, financial due diligence and tax structuring and advisory services. Prior to Baker Tilly Capital, Mr. Schultz began his career as a CPA, providing assurance, tax and accounting advisory services to middle market companies in a diverse set of industries.

Mr. Schultz received his bachelor's degree from Michigan State University with honors.

About O2 Investment Partners:

O2 Investment Partners is a Midwestern based private equity firm that seeks to acquire a majority interest in lower middle market manufacturing, niche distribution and select service and technology businesses. The firm invests in businesses with earnings growth potential and a clear path to the creation of shareholder value.

O2 invests equity on behalf of its principals as well as a core network of other limited partners and strategic investors. The firm invests with a view toward partnering with management to build and grow the business and take it to its next stage of development. This requires not only a clear vision and strategic plan to create shareholder value, but a close partnership and alignment of interest with management. Additional information is available at

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