Princeton, N.J.—Sept. 24, 2018—Edison Partners, a leading growth equity investment firm, today announced the promotion of Joseph Giquinto to Vice President of Finance.
Giquinto, previously the company’s Controller, has been with Edison Partners for 10 years. He will lead the company’s audit and tax compliance, Limited Partner reporting, financial planning, accounting and analysis.
“As we have evolved as a growth equity firm, the level of financial reporting and compliance requirements have increased, so it’s critical to have excellent internal controls in place. For the last ten years, Joe has driven our finance operations and has worked closely across all our functions to gain a deep understanding of our business,” said Chris Sugden, Managing Partner, Edison Partners.
Sugden added, “The development of our team and their growth is critical to our strategic plan and we are proud to continue to promote from within. Joe’s team spirit, tenacity, and sense of humor are traits that define our team and drive us to succeed. His promotion is well-deserved and we look forward to his continued success.”
Prior to joining Edison Partners, Giquinto worked as a Controller for the VMS Group, a fund administration firm based in Princeton, N.J. He also worked as a Senior Accountant at The Mercadien Group. He holds a BS in Accounting from Rider University in Lawrence Township, N.J.
“I’m eager to continue supporting Edison’s financial operations, and grateful to be part of an exceptional team of people all working towards the same goal—to create value for our portfolio companies, outstanding returns for our LPs, and to be rewarded for our work when we succeed,” Giquinto says.
About Edison Partners
For more than 30 years, Edison Partners has been helping CEOs and their executive teams grow and scale successful companies. The firm’s investment team brings extensive investing and operating experience to each investment. Through a unique combination of growth capital and the Edison Edge platform, consisting of operating leverage, the Edison Director Network, and executive education programs, Edison employs a truly integrated approach to accelerating growth and creating value for businesses. A team of experts in financial technology, healthcare IT and enterprise solution sectors, Edison targets high-growth companies with $5 to $20 million in revenue; investments also include buyouts, recapitalizations, spinouts and secondary stock purchases.
Edison’s active portfolio has created aggregated market value exceeding $10 billion. Edison Partners is based in Princeton, NJ and manages more than $1.4 billion in assets throughout the eastern United States.