LeoGroup Teams with Kayon Partners to Manage and Grow Private Equity Fund

May 12, 2016, 10:00am ET from The Leo Group, LLC

ISELIN, N.J., May 12, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Kayon Partners, founded by Stephen Garrow, David Vogel and Timothy Mitrovich, has partnered with LeoGroup as sub-advisor to the LeoGroup Private Investment Access, LLC ("PIA") bringing a broad range of investment management and managerial skills to LeoGroup.

The arrival of Kayon Partners coincides with LeoGroup's expansion of its capabilities to service ultra-affluent individuals within LeoGroup's Multi-Family Office (MFO) platform.  Their focus will be on private investments, special venture situations, and overseeing and expanding the LeoGroup PIA platform.

Kayon Partners is already seeking and beginning to invest in companies and technologies across various industries disrupting their markets through innovation.

"I'm very pleased that Stephen, David and Timothy have joined our team. We are very fortunate to have some very talented people coming on board, particularly as we continue to find significant receptivity to LeoGroup's private investment opportunities among the ultra-affluent market segment," says Matthew Allain, CEO of LeoGroup.

“We plan to build on the great platform LeoGroup has created and are very pleased to be joining a group of creative and highly networked professionals,” said Mr. Garrow.

ABOUT THE LEO GROUP, LLC

LeoGroup is an exclusive financial advisory firm based in New Jersey with offices in New York City, Boston, and Switzerland. The firm provides comprehensive wealth management, tax strategies, capital markets, and asset management solutions on a bespoke level to wealthy individuals & families, institutions and endowments globally. Visit www.leogroupllc.com for more information.

ABOUT KAYON PARTNERS LLC

Kayon Partners was founded by Messrs. Garrow, Vogel and Mitrovich to provide capital and management assistance to private companies ranging from university technology transfer to later stage growth companies and other special situations. Kayon (in Greek) asks “what if…?” and brings its resources to enable and empower the achievement of ambitious goals by asking the right questions and challenging clichés. Visit www.kayonpartners.com for more information.

Mr. Garrow has founded and grown a number of companies in the financial service, software, and manufacturing spaces, and has been active in the startup community as investor, mentor, coach and CEO in the New York area start-up scene.  He is a graduate of Amherst College and received his MBA in Finance from the NYU Stern School of Business where he currently serves as Entrepreneur in Residence at NYU’s Berkeley Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation.  He is based in New York City.

Mr. Vogel was a founding general partner in several venture capital funds including Velocity Capital, Velocity Equity Partners and LexMar Investors.  For nearly two decades, he has invested in and served as an active board member in numerous growth and early stage technology companies including CiDRA, Dotomi, CyberSource and WebDialogs.  He is a graduate of Amherst College and received his MBA from Tuck Business School.  He is based in Boston.

Mr. Mitrovich has spent two decades managing, advising and building disruptive technology businesses across a variety of industries in North America, Europe and South East Asia. Most recently he was Global Head of Product Development for Bloomberg Entity Exchange. He is a graduate of the University of West Florida and received his MBA from NYU Stern School of Business. He is based in New York City.

SOURCE: The Leo Group, LLC