Joined Wynnchurch in 2013 as an advisor. Mr. Needham is the co-founder of Lotos Groupe, LLC, a merchant bank and advisory firm focused on M&A support services, strategic growth and new channel development to executives of private and public companies. Previously, Dan was an Officer and Managing Director of Charter Consulting, an operations focused management consultancy focused on operational efficiencies, merger integration and acquisitional initiatives. Additionally, Dan held senior positions of increasing responsibility with Mercantile Capital Management, Security Capital and the SPS Division of Morgan Stanly Dean Witter.
With this role as an Operating Partner, he is supporting initiatives around platform and portfolio company add on acquisitions, firm based marketing initiatives and activities surrounding the firm’s Executive Advisory Board and outreach initiatives.