Shawn Abrams joined SK Capital in 2019 focusing on lower middle market investments.
Mr. Abrams has more than 30 years of experience in the global chemicals and materials industries. He was most recently an Operating Partner at Arsenal Capital Partners (“Arsenal”), where he spent 3 years managing a number of their portfolio companies. Prior to Arsenal, Mr. Abrams spent 6 years with W R Grace, where he held senior roles including President- Grace Catalysts Technologies (“Grace”). Prior to joining Grace, Shawn spent 17 years with Evonik Industries AG (formerly Degussa) in a variety of increasing senior leadership roles in the US, Germany and Singapore, including Sr. Vice President/General Manager – Active Oxygens and Sr. Vice President Asia Pacific – Bleaching & Water Chemicals. He began his career working in sales for the Industrial Chemical Group at FMC Corp.
Mr. Abrams graduated from Lehigh University with a BS in Mechanical Engineering and received his MBA from Thunderbird School of Management.