Edgar D Jannotta Jr
New Trier East High School, Winnetka, IL 1978
Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, BA in Politics 1982, cum laude
Harvard Business School, Cambridge, MA, MBA 1986
Private Investor. Since retiring from GTCR Golder Rauner in 2011, Mr. Jannotta has been actively investing personal and family capital through Warwick Capital Partners in private businesses and real estate. He currently is a Director of three of those private businesses, including: Alcyone Lifesciences, Arthromeda, and C3 HealthcareRx. He is also a Director and member of the Executive Committee of the Teton County Search and Rescue Foundation. He previously served as a Director and Treasurer of the Greater Yellowstone Coalition in Bozeman, MT.
GTCR Golder Rauner, Chicago, IL. Mr. Jannotta was a Principal of GTCR from 1998 to 2011, when he retired from the Firm. He was Co-Head of GTCR’s Healthcare Group from 2000 to 2007 and Managing Principal of the Firm from 2003 to 2007. During his tenure at GTCR, the Firm invested in excess of $7.5 billion in over 100 companies, generating highly attractive returns for its limited partners.
William Blair Capital Partners, Chicago, IL. Mr. Jannotta was a Managing Director in William Blair’s private equity investing group from 1988 to 1998, where he and his partners were responsible for successfully investing two funds totaling in excess of $250 million. Before joining William Blair, he was an Associate at Golder, Thoma, Cressey in Chicago and a Financial Analyst at Salomon Brothers in New York and London.
Mr. Jannotta and Ms. Erika Pearsall have been married for 30 years, and they have three children: Alexandra, 26, Maxwell, 24, and Samantha, 21.