AUSTIN, Texas – Blue Sage Capital is pleased to announce today the addition of two hires to its team: Eric Weiner as a Senior Associate and Erica Holland as an Associate. Blue Sage closed its second fund of $150 million earlier this year and is actively seeking investment opportunities.
Eric Weiner joins Blue Sage as a Senior Associate. In his role with Blue Sage, Eric assists with evaluating, structuring, due diligence, and financial modeling of investment opportunities and maintains portfolio company monitoring responsibility. Eric joins Blue Sage following the completion of his MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business, where he was an Arjay Miller Scholar.
Peter Huff, Blue Sage Co-Founder and Managing Member, said, “We are thrilled to have Eric join our team. He brings with him extensive portfolio company and sourcing experience that will benefit Blue Sage as we seek to invest our second fund.”
Prior to business school, Eric worked for Berkshire Partners, a middle-market private equity firm with over $11 billion under management, specializing in investments primarily in consumer, retail, business services and industrial companies. Eric also worked as a senior associate consultant at Bain & Company in the Dallas and Melbourne office. Eric graduated from The University of Texas with a BBA degree in Finance from the Business Honors Program and a BA in Government, both with Highest Honors.