As an operating partner, Kent works closely with portfolio companies during HKW’s hold period. His work ranges from the establishment of company strategy to the execution of improvement initiatives. Kent serves as either Chairman or a Board Member for a number of HKW’s portfolio companies.
Prior to joining HKW, Kent worked for Stanley Security (a division of Stanley Black & Decker), JohnsonDiversey, and Arthur Andersen Business Consulting.
Kent and his family live in Zionsville, IN and are very active with their kids’ various activities.