Richard R. Hollington III
Managing Director and CEO
Richard Hollington’s responsibilities include day-to-day management of the firm, developing and maintaining relationships with investors and financial intermediaries, sourcing and executing acquisition opportunities and stewarding portfolio company investments.
Prior to joining CapitalWorks, Mr. Hollington founded RRH Management LLC to acquire and grow high quality manufacturing or distribution businesses in NE Ohio. Before forming RRH Management, he spent 11 years in banking as a member of the executive management team of Sky Financial Group and its predecessors, where he led wealth management, insurance and banking business units and was responsible for the integration of specific bank acquisitions.
Mr. Hollington worked for McKinsey & Company, in their Cleveland, San Francisco and London offices, providing strategy development and performance improvement initiatives with energy, heavy industry, steel, food, and research and development companies. Earlier still, Mr. Hollington was in corporate finance with Cleveland-based McDonald Investments, working on public offerings, mergers and acquisitions and venture capital transactions.
He is a member of the advisory board of Tailwind Technologies. He is a member of the University School Board of Trustees, MetroHealth System Foundation Board, and is a member of the Cleveland Chapter of Young Presidents Organization (YPO).
Mr. Hollington graduated from Williams College with a BA in Political Science. He holds an MBA from the Darden School of Management at the University of Virginia.
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