Austin, TX (June 2, 2015) – CenterGate Capital, L.P., the lower middle market private equity investor, announced that Lewis Schoenwetter has joined the team as a Managing Director in the firm’s Austin Headquarters.
Mr. Schoenwetter brings with him substantial lower middle market investing experience. Prior to joining CenterGate, Mr. Schoenwetter was a Managing Director at H.I.G. Capital® where he spent twelve years investing in lower middle companies and was involved in all aspects of the investment process, including sourcing, transaction structuring, financing, and execution of post-closing strategies. While at H.I.G. Capital® he served on the board of numerous portfolio companies and as a member or Chairman of various investment committees of the firm. Prior to H.I.G. he was a Director with Levine Leichtman Capital Partners. Mr. Schoenwetter received an M.B.A. from the University of Chicago and a B.S. from Marquette University.