September 21, 2017

Two Staff Additions and a Promotion – Capital Partners Continues to Grow

Capital Partners is pleased to announce that Andrea Vandersall has joined as Senior Associate, Anshul Chawla has joined as Associate, and Ben Brennan was promoted to Senior Associate. The Capital Partners team is now 19 strong including investment team members, accounting and office management staff.

Andrea Vandersall, Senior Associate, has a five-year career focused on private equity and investment banking. Prior to joining Capital Partners, she was an investment professional with Cambridge Capital where she focused on the supply chain sector. Previously she worked at Seale & Associates, a boutique investment bank, and Cambridge Associates, an investment advisor to institutional clients. Andrea received her B.A. in International Studies from Johns Hopkins University and an M.B.A from University of Chicago.

Anshul Chawla, Associate, has a two-year career in private equity and investment banking. Prior to joining Capital Partners, he worked as an Analyst at BNP Paribas within their Merchant Banking Group. Anshul received his B.S. in Finance and Accounting from the University of Maryland.

Ben Brennan, Senior Associate, has a six year career in private equity and corporate Finance; he joined Capital Partners as an Associate in 2015, prior to Capital Partners, Ben worked in the private equity and leveraged lending divisions of GE Sponsor Finance, now known as Antares Capital, and completed GE’s Financial Management Program. Ben received a B.S. in Finance from Penn State University.

About Capital Partners

Capital Partners ( is a private investment firm founded in 1982. Our principals have invested in more than 75 platform and add-on acquisitions across a variety of industries.Based on the combination of solid investment discipline and our low leverage approach, we have successfully partnered with management teams through multiple economic cycles.