ST. LOUIS – WILsquare Capital, a St. Louis-based private equity firm, announced the hiring of Andrew Scharf as Vice President.
Andrew joins WILsquare Capital from Croft & Bender, a middle market investment banking firm located in Atlanta, GA. After graduating with highest honors from Tulane University with a Bachelor of Science in Finance and a Master’s in Accounting, Andrew began his career with PricewaterhouseCoopers in Atlanta. He joined Croft & Bender in 2014 as an Investment Banking Analyst and quickly progressed to Senior Analyst, Associate and Vice President. Andrew participated in all aspects of deal sourcing and execution as well as supporting investments in three growth equity funds.
“We are extremely pleased to have Andrew join our growing team.” said Bill Willhite, Managing Partner at WILsquare Capital. “Andrew’s significant transaction experience and meaningful understanding of lower-middle market companies will allow him to quickly contribute to our continued growth as a firm and the success of our portfolio companies. I am very pleased to welcome Andrew to WILsquare Capital.”
About WILsquare Capital
WILsquare Capital is a St. Louis-based private equity firm focused on acquiring and growing lower-middle market businesses in the Midwest and Southern United States, with an emphasis on business services, niche manufacturing, distribution and technology companies. The firm is currently investing out of WILsquare Capital Partners Fund I, L.P.