The Alturus Team has decades of experience investing in, managing, and growing middle market business alongside talented management teams.

Chad D. Hufsey

Chad D. Hufsey

Co-founder and President

Chad D. Hufsey is the Co-Founder and President of Alturus Capital and manages all aspects of the firm’s investment, operational and fundraising activity.  Throughout his career, Mr. Hufsey has played an integral part in over 25 M&A transactions involving in excess of $6.0bn in transaction value.  Mr. Hufsey currently serves on the Board and is actively involved with the firm’s investments in Dialexa, Reliance Aircraft International, Imagine Solutions, Baseline Energy Services, Timberline Gas, and 1-800-Medigap.  

Prior to co-founding Alturus, Mr. Hufsey was a senior member of the investment team at Brazos Private Equity Partners, a middle market private equity firm with $1.4 billion of capital under management, focused on the industrial, consumer, healthcare, and business services industries.  At Brazos, he was responsible for sourcing, evaluating, structuring and executing investment opportunities; portfolio company monitoring; and transaction exits and monetizations. Additionally, Mr. Hufsey worked closely with Brazos' portfolio companies on such activities as financings, strategy development, and evaluating and executing merger, acquisition and divestiture opportunities.

Prior to joining Brazos, Mr. Hufsey was at Quantum Energy Partners, a leading energy-focused private equity firm with over $6.5 billion of capital under management. Mr. Hufsey began his career as a financial analyst in the investment banking division at Morgan Stanley.

Mr. Hufsey received a Bachelor of Business Administration degree, summa cum laude, from Texas Christian University and a Master of Business Administration degree from the Harvard Business School.

Jacob B. Jones

Jacob B. Jones

Co-founder and Managing Director

Jacob B. Jones is the Co-Founder and Managing Director of Alturus Capital and is actively involved in all aspects of the firm’s investment, operational and fundraising activity.  Throughout his career, Mr. Jones has played an integral part in over 30 M&A and capital markets transactions involving in excess of $5.5bn in transaction value. Mr. Jones currently serves on the Board and is actively involved with the firm’s investments in Dialexa, Hargett Hunter, Baseline Energy Services, Timberline Gas, and TerraNavigator.  

In addition to his active role at Alturus, Mr. Jones co-manages the assets and operations of The Albany Group focused on oil and gas partnerships, direct private equity investments, and a diversified portfolio of public and private managed accounts.  Mr. Jones is responsible for sourcing new investment opportunities, due diligence, and monitoring existing investments.

Prior to joining The Albany Group, Mr. Jones was at Quantum Energy Partners, a leading energy-focused private equity firm with over $6.5 billion of capital under management. Mr. Jones began his career as a financial analyst in the investment banking division at Deutsche Bank where he focused on structured products.

Mr. Jones received a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from Georgetown University and a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Chicago, Booth School of Business.

Neal Robinson

Neal Robinson

Vice President

Neal S. Robinson is a Vice President at Alturus Capital and is responsible for originating, evaluating, and executing new investment opportunities as well as supporting the firm’s portfolio companies across a number of strategic initiatives.  Throughout his career, Mr. Robinson has been on deal teams that completed over 15 M&A and capital transactions involving in excess of $20.0bn in transaction value. 

Prior to joining Alturus, Mr. Robinson served as an investment professional with Ardenton Capital where he focused on new investments in middle market businesses and helped start the firm’s Dallas office.  Before Ardenton, Mr. Robinson was an investment professional with The Stagwell Group, a $250 million fund focused on marketing and business services companies, and The Carlyle Group, where he focused on buyout and growth equity investments in technology businesses out of the firm's flagship $13.0 billion US Buyout fund. 

Mr. Robinson began his career as an analyst at McColl Partners (nka Deloitte Corporate Finance), an investment bank providing M&A and capital markets advisory services to middle-market business across a variety of industries. Mr. Robinson received a Bachelor of Business Administration degree, magna cum laude, from Baylor University where he was a member of the Men’s Golf team.

Additionally, Alturus is supported by a network of advisors, investors and proprietary relationships that broaden our reach and meaningfully enhance the capabilities of the firm.

A.V. Jones, Jr.

Non-Executive Chairman

A.V.  Jones, Jr. is the Non-executive Chairman of Alturus as well as the head of the The Albany Group.  Mr. Jones has a 50+ year track record of seeding, investing in, and operating middle market businesses in a variety of industries, including oil and gas production, specialty manufacturing, funeral home facilities and operations, real estate, and water purification.

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Don Fitzgibbons

Principal and Board Member

Don Fitzgibbons is principal and board member at Alturus as well as the chief financial officer of The Albany Group, and a certified public accountant. Mr. Fitzgibbons has served as chief financial officer for Jones Company, Ltd. and Van Operating Ltd. in addition to serving roles in risk management, human resources and tax/accounting advising.

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Will Tucker

Principal and Board Member

Will Tucker is a principal and board member at Alturus, co-manages the assets of The Albany Group, president of Tucker Resources, chairmen of Scott Tucker Construction, a certified geologist, and a Texas certified classroom teacher.

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Operating Partners

Tim Berry

Tim Berry

Operating Partner
Real Estate Services

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Jory Caulkins

Jory Caulkins

Operating Partner
Business Services

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Dennis Dunn

Dennis Dunn

Operating Partner
Industrials / Distribution

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Jonathan Grzyb

Jonathan Grzyb

Operating Partner
Financial Services

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Scott Harper

Scott Harper

Operating Partner
Technology Services

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Alexander Ip

Alexander Ip

Operating Partner
Consumer Products / Services

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Will Robinson

Will Robinson

Operating Partner
Technology Services

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