Jack NorrisManaging Director
Mr. Norris plays a leading role in all aspects of the firm’s investment strategy and execution focusing on the specialty materials & chemicals sector. He currently serves as Chairman of the Board of Foremark Performance Chemicals, GEON Performance Solutions, Lacerta Group and Vatris Specialty Chemicals. He is a member of the Board of Directors of Ascend Performance Materials, TPC Group and SI Group. He previously served as Chairman of the Board of Niacet and as a member of the Board of Directors of Calabrian Corporation and Addivant.
Prior to SK Capital, Mr. Norris was a Principal at Arsenal Capital Partners where he co-led Arsenal’s specialty materials & chemicals investing efforts and served on the firm’s Operating and Investment Committees. Prior to Arsenal, Mr. Norris was an investment professional at Berkshire Partners and an investment banker in the Mergers & Acquisitions Group of Goldman, Sachs & Co.
Mr. Norris previously served on the Board of Directors of Rutherford Chemicals, Reilly Industries, Vertellus Specialties, Sermatech International and Velsicol Chemical.
Mr. Norris graduated cum laude with a B.A. in Economics from Yale University and has an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.