Eric is CEO of McKinney Capital and serves on its Investment Committee. He is responsible for the overall management of the group as well as sourcing and executing new investments and advising portfolio companies. He spends the majority of his time identifying new investment opportunities, evaluating potential investments, structuring transactions, and partnering with portfolio company management teams on growth, strategy and execution. Prior to joining McKinney, Eric served as CFO of EBSCO Industries, Inc, an international family-owned holding company encompassing 20 operating companies, 6,000 employees and $2.9 billion in annual revenue.
During his career at EBSCO, he also served as a Group President, Managing Director of EBSCO Capital, and board member for several EBSCO companies. Prior to EBSCO, Eric worked with industry leading companies Wells Fargo Securities, Houlihan Lokey, Harbert Private Equity Funds and Mars, Inc. Eric holds a BA in Economics from the University of the South (Sewanee) and a MBA from The Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University. In his spare time, Eric enjoys spending time outdoors with his wife and son and following the trials and tribulations of Tennessee Volunteer football.