SOUTHLAKE, Texas – January 25, 2022 – Insight Equity Holdings LLC (“Insight Equity”), a leading middle-market private equity firm, is pleased to announce two internal promotions. Kayin Barclay and Zack Foulk have been promoted to Senior Vice Presidents at Insight Equity Management Company LLC.
Kayin and Zack are key members of the firm and are responsible for all aspects of deal sourcing, evaluation, and execution as well as partnering with portfolio company management to execute strategic and operational initiatives.
Kayin is currently working with Insight Equity’s investments in Panolam, a designer and manufacturer of highly engineered, integrated surface solutions including high-pressure laminates, thermally-fused laminates, fiberglass reinforced laminates, and other specialty products, and CSAT, a fully integrated electronic and digital device repair partner for global original equipment manufacturers.
Zack is currently working with Insight Equity’s investments in Eddy Packing Company, a producer of beef, pork, and poultry products and provider of a diversified portfolio of branded and private label products to retail and food service customers, and Strauss Brands, a producer of premium quality American raised grass-fed beef, humanely raised veal and lamb products.
“We are thrilled to announce Kayin and Zack’s promotions to Senior Vice President,” commented Ted Beneski, CEO & Managing Partner of Insight Equity. “Insight Equity believes its greatest asset is its talented team. We want to congratulate Kayin and Zack on their accomplishments.”
Kayin received his MBA from Harvard Business School and graduated magna cum laude from Morehouse College with a BA in Economics.
Zack received his MBA from Harvard Business School and graduated summa cum laude from Tufts University with a BA in Economics.
Insight Equity makes controlling investments in strategically viable, middle market, asset intensive companies across a wide range of industries. Insight Equity specializes in partnering with companies in complex and challenging situations, including corporate divestitures, aggressive growth opportunities, restructurings, and transitions from private family ownership. The firm leverages a proven, collaborative value creation model to facilitate operating enhancements and growth.
Insight Equity’s headquarters is located near the Dallas / Fort Worth International Airport in Southlake, Texas. The firm also has an office in New York City.