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Paul Bridwell

Partner, Portfolio Operations

Paul joined Kelso in 2015. As an operating partner at the Firm, Paul is focused on improving the operational performance of Kelso’s portfolio companies. Prior to joining Kelso, he spent 12 years at Platinum Equity as an operations executive and Principal. During this time, he led numerous successful company transformations across a variety of industries. Previously, he worked as a consultant at McKinsey & Company and Marakon Associates.

Paul earned an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School in 1995 and received a B.A. from Stanford University in 1990 with departmental honors in economics.