News from NGP


David Bochetto and Josh Weiss Join NGP as Entrepreneurs-in-Residence

September 6, 2017 – NextGen Growth Partners (NGP), a Chicago-based private equity firm that taps Chicago’s top entrepreneurs to acquire and grow lower middle market businesses, today announced that it has added two new members to its team. David Bochetto and Josh Weiss will be working together as EIRs at NextGen to take lead in identifying investment opportunities, and both will ultimately take leadership roles within one portfolio company to facilitate its growth... Read More >>


Austin Ashmore and Rock Irvin Join NGP as Entrepreneurs-in-Residence

July 31, 2017 – NextGen Growth Partners (NGP), a Chicago-based private equity firm that taps Chicago’s top entrepreneurs to acquire and grow lower middle market businesses, today announced that it has added two new members to its team. Joining are Austin Ashmore and Rock Irvin, both as Entrepreneurs-in-Residence (EIRs)... Read More >>


NGP MANAGING PARTNER BRIAN O'CONNOR HOSTS PODCAST WITH DENNIS CHOOKASZIAN

January 25, 2017 – Dennis Chookasian, Adjunct Professor of Strategic Management at the Booth School of Business at the University of Chicago and incredibly accomplished executive, shares tactics for juggling multiple professional responsibilities, how to work with your board as a young CEO, and key reasons why companies fail... Read More >>


NEXTGEN GROWTH PARTNERS HOLDS FIRST CLOSE ON INAUGURAL FUND

July 5, 2016 – NextGen Growth Partners (NGP), a Chicago-based private equity firm that taps Chicago’s top entrepreneurs to acquire and grow lower middle market businesses, today announced the first close of its inaugural fund. The goal of the first close is to create a solid base for the firm’s entrepreneurs-in-residence (EIR) to begin targeting industries, sourcing and acquiring companies in the lower middle market... Read More >>