Dan joined Spell Capital Private Equity in January of 2020. Dan has over 25 years of leadership experience in manufacturing, distribution and retail operations as well as startups and M&A. He has helped lead transactions, integrations and restructurings totaling over $1.5 billion. Prior to joining Spell Capital, Dan was the COO and CFO of AmeriPride Services, one of the largest uniform rental and linen supply companies in North America. His experience includes 15 years with Target Stores and Best Buy where in his last role he served as the CFO of Best Buy Canada. Dan began his career as an engineer in the oil and gas industry. He received a Bachelor of Science (BS) Mechanical Engineering degree from the University of Minnesota and his Master of Business Administration (MBA) from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.