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José E. Feliciano

Santa Monica, CA, USA

Co-Founder & Managing Partner

Clearlake Capital Group

José E. Feliciano

Biography

José Feliciano is Co-Founder and Managing Partner of Clearlake Capital Group, LP, a leading private investment firm which has managed approximately $9 billion of institutional capital since inception. José is involved in the investment side of the firm, as well as its day-to-day management and currently serves on the Board of Directors of several Clearlake portfolio companies.

José started his career in investment banking in the Mergers & Acquisitions and Corporate Finance Groups at Goldman, Sachs & Co and, before co-founding Clearlake, was a partner and member of the investment committee at Tennenbaum Capital Partners and Chief Financial Officer of govWorks, Inc.

As well as being a Board Member of Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights, which works alongside activists to ensure positive changes in governments and corporations, José also sits on the Board of Directors of the Robert Toigo Foundation, which is dedicated to promoting the career advancement and increased leadership of under-represented talent. In 2014, José and his wife, Kwanza Jones, founded the SUPERCHARGED Initiative, a philanthropic grant-making and impact investment organization.

He graduated from Princeton University with a BS in mechanical & aerospace engineering and received his MBA from the Graduate School of Business at Stanford University.

José E. Feliciano’s Newsfeed

PR Newswire
Gravity to Acquire On Point, a Permian Basin Focused Water Midstream Gathering and Disposal Company

"This transaction represents a critical step in Gravity's continued evolution into a premier, integrated water midstream platform with leading scale in the Permian Basin. Gravity is the dominant produced water platform in the core of the Midland Basin, which is one of the most active oil and gas regions in the country," said José E. Feliciano, Chairman of Gravity and Co-Founder and Managing Partner of Clearlake, and Colin Leonard, a Partner at Clearlake.

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Clearlake Capital-Backed Unifrax Acquires Stellar Materials

"John Dandolph and his team have consistently demonstrated an ability to grow Unifrax by delivering innovative new products and technologies to its customers," said José E. Feliciano, Co-Founder and Managing Partner at Clearlake, and Colin Leonard, Partner at Clearlake.

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José E. Feliciano’s Background

Co-Founder & Managing Partner
2006 - Present
Santa Monica, CA, USA
Clearlake Capital Group, L.P. is a leading private investment firm founded in 2006. With a sector-focused approach, the firm seeks to partner with world-class management teams by providing patient, long-term capital to dynamic businesses that can benefit from Clearlake's operational improvement approach, O.P.S.®
Partner
Santa Monica, CA, USA
TCP provides flexible capital to middle-market companies requiring an investor capable of underwriting & managing complex or challenging situations.
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Philanthropy

Board Member
New York, NY, USA
Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights, founded in 1968, is led by human rights activist and lawyer Kerry Kennedy and advocates for a more just and peaceful world. Working alongside local activists to ensure lasting positive change in governments and corporations, the RFK team includes leading attorneys, advocates, entrepreneurs and writers united by a commitment to social justice.
Director
Oakland, CA, USA
Robert Toigo Foundation's mission is to foster the career advancement & increased leadership of underrepresented talent by creating mechanisms for greater inclusion from the classroom to the boardroom.
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José E. Feliciano’s Education

BS, Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering