Argosy Private Equity Promotes Three Team Members

Argosy Private Equity is pleased to announce the recent promotions of Joshua T. Welk to Principal, Matthew R. Erbe to Associate, and W. Daniel Loucks to Senior Analyst.

Josh Welk joined Argosy in 2009 as an Analyst and is responsible for assessing investment opportunities, transaction execution and ongoing investment management support. Josh currently serves on the board of, or actively manages Argosy’s investments in, SirsiDynix and Combined Public Communications. Prior to joining Argosy, Josh worked in the investment banking division of Susquehanna International Group. While at Argosy, Josh earned an MBA from Columbia Business School and has a Bachelor of Arts in Business from Franklin & Marshall College.

Matthew Erbe joined Argosy in 2013 as an Analyst and assists in the evaluation of investment opportunities, performing company and industry due diligence, and the execution of transactions including platform company investments, add-on acquisitions for portfolio companies and portfolio company exits. He also assists management teams of portfolio companies in analyzing debt financing options, add-on acquisition opportunities and business process improvements. Prior to joining Argosy, Matthew worked as an investment banking analyst for Eisen Fox and Company, LLC in Milwaukee, WI. Matthew earned a Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance and a Bachelor of Business Administration in International Business from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Dan Loucks joined Argosy in 2015 as an Analyst and assists in the evaluation of investment opportunities, performing company and industry due diligence, and the execution of transactions including platform company investments, add-on acquisitions for portfolio companies and portfolio company exits. Prior to joining Argosy, Dan worked as a Consultant for Ernst & Young, LLP in Philadelphia, PA. He earned a Bachelor of Science in Finance, a Bachelor of Science in Accounting, and a Master of Accounting from the Pennsylvania State University.

“Argosy’s success is directly tied to the quality and drive of our team. We believe it is important to recognize talent and reward excellence,” said John Kirwin, CEO and Founding Partner of Argosy Capital, “Josh, Matthew and Dan are well deserving of their promotions and we are proud to have them on the Argosy team.”