Comvest’s organization is led by a team of experienced professionals that draw from backgrounds in finance, consulting, executive leadership, business development, marketing, and operations.

Private Equity

Direct Lending

Michael Falk

Founder and CEO

Michael is the Founder and CEO of Comvest Partners.  Michael chairs Comvest’s Executive Committee, which oversees firm-wide management and the strategic direction of the firm. He is an investment committee member of all Comvest funds.  He has played active board roles with many of Comvest’s noted investments, including Convey Solutions, Fastmed, Priority Payments, and US Pipe and is currently on the boards of Rugs USA and Systems Control.  Michael co-founded Comvest Partners’ predecessor firm, Commonwealth Associates, in 1988.  Under his direction, Commonwealth led equity or equity related investment transactions to finance operations, acquisitions and/or restructuring of more than 100 technology, healthcare, and service-related lower middle market businesses.  While focused on middle-market businesses, Michael’s experience has been broad-based and multi-faceted.  He has launched two successful investment businesses by focusing on building great teams of investment professionals and utilizing insights gained from close relationships with operational executives to improve and grow businesses.

Michael is Co-Trustee of the Michael and Annie Falk Foundation which primarily supports children and the environment.

Michael received a B.A. in Economics from Queens College and has pursued further education through Stanford University’s Executive Program for small businesses and Harvard Business School’s CEO program.