Media Contact:
Jen Dowd
BackBay Communications
617 556 9982 x 225

Ridgemont Equity Partners Announces Staff Promotions

September 12, 2012

Ridgemont Equity Partners, a middle market buyout and growth equity firm, today announced the promotions of Yeatts Anderson and Tim Dillon, both to Vice President in Ridgemont’s Charlotte headquarters. The promotions are effective immediately.

“We’re excited to announce the promotions of Yeatts and Tim to Vice President,” said Walker Poole, Partner at Ridgemont. “Yeatts and Tim have been valuable members of our team, particularly since our spinout as an independent firm two years ago. We look forward to their continued contribution to Ridgemont’s success in the coming years.”

Yeatts will continue to focus on a broad range of industries as well as the group’s strategic initiatives. Prior to joining BAML Capital Partners’ predecessor firm, Banc of America Capital Investors, in 2008, he spent two years at Edgeview Partners, a Charlotte-based M&A investment bank. Yeatts holds a B.A. in Economics from Davidson College, where he was a William Holt Terry Scholar.

Tim focuses on the basic industries and services sector, and will continue to serve on the board of directors of Aurora Parts & Accessories. Before joining Ridgemont in 2010, Tim spent two years in the M&A group at Wachovia Securities and two years at Carousel Capital. Tim graduated cum laude with a B.A. in Economics from Davidson College.

About Ridgemont Equity Partners

Ridgemont Equity Partners is a Charlotte-based middle market buyout and growth equity investor. Since 1993, the principals of Ridgemont have invested over $5 billion. The firm focuses on equity investments up to $250 million and utilizes a proven, industry-focused investment approach and repeatable value creation strategies. Ridgemont’s most recent flagship fund, REP III, was formed in 2018 and has $1.65B of committed capital.