Chief Administrative Officer
Lynne Girts joined Hovey Capital Partners in June 2023 as their Chief Administrative Officer. With a track record spanning over 20 years in the private equity industry, Lynne brings a wealth of expertise in fund management, financial and audit, due diligence, internal process improvement, and back-office management. Her diverse experiences have equipped her with the unique ability to navigate complex challenges and drive operational excellence.
Before her role at Hovey Capital Partners, Lynne held the position of Chief Financial Officer at a private equity firm primarily focused on lower-middle-market investments. While there, she managed four private funds, oversaw investor relations, and directed back-office operations. Her experience in both financial and strategic leadership played a pivotal role in driving the firm’s success and optimizing all aspects of the firm. Before that position, she served as the Chief Administrative Officer of a $3B asset manager investing debt and equity in lower middle-market companies and the Chief Financial Officer of the firm’s SEC Registered Investment Advisors.
Lynne holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in Accounting from the University of Southern Mississippi. Beyond her professional achievements, Lynne is an avid traveler and outdoor enthusiast.