Mac Hampden is a co-founder and partner of Fruition Partners. He focuses on new deal origination, diligence, execution, and supporting management teams with post-closing value creation initiatives. Prior to Fruition Partners, Mac was an investment professional and Vice President at Lariat Partners, a Denver based lower middle market private equity firm. Before joining Lariat Partners, Mac was an Associate in the Acquisition Finance Execution and Structuring group at SunTrust Robinson Humphrey (“STRH”), a middle-market investment bank, where he focused on leveraged finance acquisitions of industrial, distribution, business services, financial technology, specialty finance, and healthcare companies. Mac began his career in the Financial Services & Technology investment banking group within STRH. Mac graduated from the University of Richmond with a B.S.B.A. degree with a concentration in Finance and a minor in Spanish. Mac holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation.
Mac loves travelling with his wife and learning lessons from his two children. When he isn’t fumbling through home improvement projects, Mac enjoys golf, snowboarding, and grilling food for friends and family.