Panelist: Tim Wegener

Co-Founder and Partner
Caruth Capital Partners

Tim is a Partner and co-founder of Caruth Capital Partners and is actively involved in all aspects of the firm’s investment activity. He is a board member of each of the four current portfolio companies and actively works with management on developing and implementing value-creating initiatives.

During his 20 year investment career he has held several senior investment positions. Prior to co-founding Caruth Capital, Tim was a principal at a Dallas-based middle market fund.  During his tenure there, he led the leveraged recapitalization of a successful media company, Big Outdoor Media Holdings, where he was Chairman.

Previously, Tim was co-head of private equity investing for Thrivent Financial, in Minneapolis, where he started and led the deployment of $2.5 billion of private equity investments.

Tim graduated from Carthage College and received his MS, Finance from the University of Wisconsin. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst.  He lives in Addison with his wife and two children.