MINNEAPOLIS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–lt;a href=”https://twitter.com/hashtag/acquisitions?src=hash” target=”_blank”gt;#acquisitionslt;/agt;–Yukon Partners (Yukon), a Minneapolis based middle market private equity
firm, promotes Chief Financial Officer (CFO), Corey Peters to Chief
Operating Officer (COO). Mr. Peters will remain as CFO as he
concurrently assumes the new role of COO.
“As CFO, Corey has been a vital part of Yukon and is responsible for
developing and implementing the back-office platforms and investor
relations function of the firm,” said Michael Hall, Managing Partner.
“With his promotion to COO, Corey will extend his current
responsibilities further into the organization, as he drives strategic
prioritization, accountability, and operational excellence. His
demonstrated leadership abilities and relationship skills will be
tremendous assets in this new role and we are excited for his continued
Mr. Peters brings over twenty-five years of experience leading,
building, and optimizing finance and operational functions of companies.
Prior to joining Yukon as CFO in June of 2012, Mr. Peters served in
finance and operational leadership roles at Optum, UnitedHealthcare, and
RBC Wealth Management. His leadership in the financial industry has also
been recognized with an Executive Banking degree through Pacific Coast
Banking School, in partnership with the Foster Graduate School of
Business at the University of Washington, class of 2013. Mr. Peters
holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting from the University of South
Dakota, and began his career as a CPA at the public accounting firm,
About Yukon Partners
Yukon Partners is an independent and unaffiliated mezzanine firm
primarily serving middle market private equity sponsored business
transactions with a typical investment range of $10 to $50 million in
the U.S. and Canada. The transactions in which Yukon invests include
buyouts, growth and platform strategies, recapitalizations,
mergers/acquisitions, and public-to-private buyouts. Yukon Partners is
based in Minneapolis, Minnesota. For more information, please visit www.yukonpartners.com
or call 612-435-7800.