SK Capital Partners Announces Hiring of Ben Dillon

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–SK Capital Partners, a private investment firm focused on the specialty
materials, chemicals and pharmaceuticals sectors, announced today that
Ben Dillon has joined the firm as a Managing Director focused on
investor relations and fundraising. Mr. Dillon will work closely with
Jim Marden, a longtime partner that led the investor relations function
and fundraising for SK Capital’s three previous institutional funds, who
will be transitioning his responsibilities over the balance of 2019.

Prior to joining SK Capital, Mr. Dillon was a Managing Director at
Partners Group. He spent 12 years as a member of Partners Group’s Client
Solutions team based in the firm’s New York office. During his tenure,
he oversaw institutional investor relationships for the firm’s
investment funds, separate accounts and co-investments. Mr. Dillon holds
a BS in Business Administration from Babson College and an MBA in
Finance and Economics from the University of Chicago.

Barry Siadat, Co-founder and Managing Director at SK Capital, said, “We
are thrilled to have Ben join our team. He has extensive experience
serving sophisticated global investors and will provide strong
leadership in our mission to serve our investor base with best-in-class
service and support.”

Jamshid Keynejad, Co-founder and Managing Director at SK Capital, added,
“Jim has made important contributions to SK’s growth and development,
including leading fundraising efforts for the Firm’s approximately $4.6
billion in assets under management. We are highly appreciative of his
partnership and leadership over the past decade, and he’ll always remain
part of the SK family.”

About SK Capital

SK Capital is a private investment firm with a disciplined focus on the
specialty materials, chemicals and pharmaceuticals sectors. The firm
seeks to build strong and growing businesses that create substantial
long-term value. SK Capital utilizes its industry, operating and
investment experience to identify opportunities to transform businesses
into higher performing organizations with improved strategic
positioning, growth and profitability as well as lower operating risk.
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