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Patrick LaValley

Principal

Patrick LaValley is a principal, focusing on investments across a variety of industries. In his spare time, he enjoys traveling, playing sports and keeping up with foreign policy.

Bio

Patrick LaValley joined Crestview in 2019 and currently serves as a principal. Before joining Crestview, Patrick was a vice president at Morgan Stanley Capital Partners (“MSCP”), a North America focused middle market private equity fund, where he helped lead the investing effort in the industrials and consumer & retail sectors, including serving on the corporate boards of several MSCP portfolio companies. Patrick started his career at Morgan Stanley in 2010 as an analyst in the firm’s investment banking division. Patrick currently serves on the boards of ICM Partners, TenCate Grass and SyBridge Technologies, and previously served on the board of Hornblower Holdings. Patrick received an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School and a B.S., magna cum laude, in Applied Economics & Management from Cornell University.

Investments

Fidelis Insurance Holdings Limited

Financial Services

Current Portfolio

Fidelis is a global provider of specialty insurance and reinsurance products. The company has offices in Bermuda and London.

Hornblower Holdings

Media

Current Portfolio

Hornblower Holdings is a leading North American operator of passenger cruise vessels. Its services include ferry transportation in major metropolitan areas, cruises and events in top tourist destinations and domestic overnight river cruises.

ICM Partners

Media

Current Portfolio

ICM Partners is one of the world’s leading talent agencies, representing clients across the entertainment world, including film, television, music, books, theater, broadcast, commercials, licensing, live entertainment, cinematography and costume design.

SyBridge Technologies

Industrials

Current Portfolio

Established in 2019, SyBridge Technologies builds and integrates tooling and mold companies to create a global technological leader that provides value-added design and production solutions across multiple industry verticals.

TenCate Grass

Media

Current Portfolio

TenCate Grass is a vertically integrated manufacturer, distributor and installer of artificial turf solutions for sports and landscaping applications. The Company serves customers in over 40 countries across North America, Europe, Asia, Oceania and Africa.

U.S. Well Services

Oil & Gas

Current Portfolio

USWS is a hydraulic fracturing services company. Its proprietary (Clean Fleet) technology seeks to be transformative for the industry and bring significant cost, efficiency and environmental benefits to customers.

Viad Corp

Media

Current Portfolio

Viad Corp operates through two businesses: Pursuit and GES. Pursuit is a collection of attractions, lodges and hotels, and sightseeing tours in iconic locations. GES is a full-service live events company serving 70% of the Fortune 1000 in 75+ countries.