Ivan N. Whittey

Vice President

Ivan joined Spire Capital in 2017.  Ivan is responsible for transaction sourcing, executing new investments, and portfolio company management.  He is a Director at Trax Group and a Board Observer at Surgent Professional Education.

Prior to joining Spire, Ivan was an Associate at Lindsay Goldberg, a private equity firm that pursues middle-market leveraged buyout and growth capital investments.  Prior to Lindsay Goldberg, Ivan was an Analyst in Morgan Stanley’s investment banking division.

Ivan received his MBA from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, with Honors, and a Bachelor of Science, magna cum laude, from the University of Southern California, where he majored in Business Administration with a concentration in Finance.

Outside of work, Ivan spends his time working out, watching mixed martial arts, and cooking for his extremely forgiving friends and family.