Adams Street Partners Names Scanlan to its Board of Directors

Mar 6 2018 | 3:14pm ET

Adams Street Partners announces today the appointment of Matthew H. Scanlan to the firm’s Board of Directors, effective April 1, 2018.

Scanlan will succeed Wilbur Gantz, who announced his intention to retire from the Board earlier this year, according to the firm in a press release.

Scanlan currently serves as a consultant at Angel Island Capital, LLC in San Francisco. Most recently, he served as the CEO of RS Investments, a $20 billion San Francisco-based investment management firm. Prior to that, he was president and CEO of Renaissance Institutional Management, where he was responsible for overseeing the firm's institutional investment business.

“We welcome Matt as a board member of Adams Street. He is a well-regarded business leader with an impeccable reputation and his experience and long-term perspective will be a powerful addition to our Board,” Jeff Diehl, managing partner at Adams Street, said in a statement.

Established in 1972, Adams Street Partners today manages more than $32 billion of assets across five strategies: primary and secondary private fund investments, co-investments, private credit investments, and direct venture/growth investments.

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