R. William Van Sant

Executive Advisor at Yukon Partners Management LLC

R. William Van Sant

R. William Van Sant

Executive Advisor at Yukon Partners Management LLC

Overview
Career Highlights

Cessna Aircraft Co.
Frontline Tooling Solutions
Cedar Rapids & Iowa City Railway Co.

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805

Number of Boards

22

Birthday

1939 - Iowa

Age

80

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Co-Founder at Tenex Capital Management LLC

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President & Chief Executive Officer at H.B. Fuller Co.

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Executive Vice President & General Counsel at The Clearing House Association LLC

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Former Chief Financial Officer & Executive Vice President at P. H. Glatfelter Company

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President & Chief Executive Officer at Graco, Inc.

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Advisor at Stone Arch Capital LLC

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Former President & Senior Country Representative at Bayer AG

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Managing Partner at Brons & Salas

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President & Chief Executive Officer at Norwesco, Inc.

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Advisor at Stone Arch Capital LLC

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R. William Van Sant
Executive Advisor at Yukon Partners Management LLC
Education
Executive Business Program

Columbia Business School (CBS) is the business school of Columbia University in Manhattan, New York City. It was established in 1916 to provide business training and professional preparation for undergraduate and graduate Columbia University students. It is one of six Ivy League business schools and its admission process is among the most selective of top business schools.

MS in Mechanical Engineering

The College of Engineering is one of 11 colleges at The University of Iowa. With educational courses dating back more than 100 years, the College today has an enrollment of almost 2,300 students – 2,000 of whom are undergraduates. Faculty members are both classroom- and research-focused. Over 88% of our undergraduate courses (counting lectures and discussion sessions) in engineering are taught by tenured and tenure-track faculty.

Memberships
Member

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Career History
Operating Partner
2008 - 2013

Stone Arch Capital focuses on investments in lower middle-market manufacturing and service companies primarily in the Midwest including Illinois, Iowa, Indiana, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota and Wisconsin. The firm does not invest the real estate, technology or commodity industries. They look for companies with revenues of $20 million to $150 million, sustainable operating margins of 10% or higher, EBITDA greater than $5 million, predictable capital intensity and opportunities to grow revenue and improve earnings.Stone Arch Capital participates in deals ranging from $20 million to $100 million and makes equity investments of $10 million to $25 million. They also invest in logical add-on acquisitions and product extensions. The firm participates in majority ownership transactions, minority ownership transactions, public or private transactions, consolidations and recapitalizations. The firm does not participate in hostile transactions.

President & Chief Executive Officer
2001 - 2007

Paladin Brands LLC designs, manufactures and supplies construction equipment attachments. Its products include adapters, auger bits, buckets, booms and couplers. The company was founded in 1964 and is headquartered in Dexter, MI.

Operating Partner
2001 - 2006

Norwest Equity Partners (NEP) focuses on equity investments in profitable and growing middle market companies in the following sectors: consumer products and services, distribution, financial services, healthcare, manufacturing and technology/business services. Investments range from $30 million to $150 million and transaction size ranges from $50 million to $500 million. For stand alone investments, NEP looks for EBITDA greater than $10 million. They consider add-ons of any size. NEP participates in management buyouts, recapitalizations and growth financings.

Boards & Committees
Director
2004 - Current

Graco Inc. supplies technology and expertise for the management of fluids in both industrial and commercial applications. It designs, manufactures and markets systems and equipment to move, measure, control, dispense and spray fluid materials. Graco serves customers around the world in the manufacturing, processing, construction and maintenance industries. The Company's products help customers solve difficult manufacturing problems, increase productivity, improve quality, conserve energy, save expensive material, control environmental emissions and reduce labor costs. Graco Inc. is the successor to Gray Company, Inc., which was incorporated in 1926 as a manufacturer of automobile lubrication equipment, and became a public company in 1969. Graco Inc. is traded on the NYSE under the GGG symbol

Member, Board of Directors
2001 - Current

H.B. Fuller Co. engages in the formulation, manufactures, and markets the adhesives, sealants, and other specialty chemical products. It operates through six operating segments: Americas Adhesives, EIMEA, Asia Pacific, Construction Products, Engineering and Royal Adhesives. The Americas Adhesives, EIMEA and Asia Pacific segments include a full range of specialty adhesives such as thermoplastic, thermoset, reactive, and water-based and solvent-based products. The Construction Products segment provides floor preparation, grouts, and mortars for tile setting; as well as sealants and related products for heating, ventilation, and air conditioning and insulation applications. The Engineering Adhesives segment produces and supplies industrial adhesives to the transportation, electronics, medical, clean energy, appliance, and heavy machinery markets. The Royal Adhesives segment involves in producing adhesives, sealants, coatings, polymers, tapes, encapsulants, and additives for use in commercial, industrial, and institutional applications. The company was founded by Harvey Benjamin Fuller in 1887 and is headquartered in St. Paul, MN.

Chairman
Current

Rush Sales Co. manufactures heating, pumping and transportation equipment for the oil and gas industry. Its services include blasting and coating, rentals, and repairs. The company was founded by Jerry Rush and Jana Rush in 1987 and is headquartered in Odessa, TX.

Trustee
Current

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Member Emeritus, Board of Directors
Current

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Member, Board of Curators
Prior - 2017
Political Donations
$250
2013

The Republican National Committee (RNC) is a U.S. political committee that provides national leadership for the Republican Party of the United States. It is responsible for developing and promoting the Republican political platform, as well as coordinating fundraising and election strategy. It is also responsible for organizing and running the Republican National Convention. Similar committees exist in every U.S. state and most U.S. counties, although in some states party organization is structured by congressional district, allied campaign organizations being governed by a national committee. Reince Priebus is the current RNC Chairman.

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