U.K.-based PE fund of funds manager SL Capital Partners has promoted Jamie Ebersole to managing director. Mr. Ebersole, who joined SL Capital in 2008 and is based in Boston, will take responsibility for the management of the firm's U.S. investment team and North American investment program. The firm also announced that Patrick Knechtli and Mark Nicolson have been promoted to partner. All three promotions will take effect on January 1, 2013. SL Capital invests in private equity funds with concentrations on buyouts, primarily in Western Europe but more recently in North America.