Huntsman Gay Announces Learner as MD, 3 Promotions to Principal
November 20, 2012
Middle-market private equity firm Huntsman Gay Global Capital has announced James Learner's appointment to managing director, as well as the promotion of three vice presidents to principal. Prior to joining Huntsman Gay, Mr. Learner worked for global law firm Kirkland & Ellis for 25 years, representing private equity funds in over 200 transactions involving acquisitions, divestitures, financings and fund formation activities. Current vice presidents Jacob Hodgman, Hudson Smith and Neil White have all been promoted to principal. Mr. Hodgman and Mr. Smith are based in the firm's Palo Alto Office; Mr. White is based in West Palm Beach, Florida.