Mr. Watson works closely with executives at Comvest’s portfolio companies to ensure timely execution of Comvest’s business planning and strategic initiatives and works collaboratively with Comvest on certain operational due diligence activities. Prior to joining OAG, Mr. Watson led the Strategic Sourcing, North America Chemicals Manufacturing, and Supply Chain organizations of Avantor, a provider of products and services to the life sciences and advanced technology industries. Prior to Avantor, Mr. Watson was an Operating Partner for Resilience Capital, where his responsibilities included evaluating investment opportunities and partnering with management teams to drive post-acquisition value creation. Mr. Watson also spent five years at McKinsey & Company as Associate Principal serving industrial and healthcare companies on topics such as strategy and operations transformation.
Mr. Watson earned an MBA from Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management, a Master of Engineering Management from Northwestern University’s McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, and a BBA from Ohio University.