The founders of Great Range Capital have worked on approximately $5B of private equity transactions across a broad range of industries and deal types.
Both partners are Kansas City natives, graduated from the University of Kansas, and worked for well-known and respected private equity firms on the east coast prior to establishing Great Range Capital.
Ryan Sprott - Managing Partner
Paul Maxwell - Managing Partner
Mark Robinson - Vice President
Pete Fields - Associate
Larry Flanagan - Associate
Jeremy Smith- Strategy & Operations Executive
Tracy Christian - Chief Financial Officer
Dan Bales - Executive Partner, Oklahoma City
Jim Bishop - Executive Partner, Lincoln
Tom Chulick - Executive Partner, St. Louis
Jack McKinney - Executive Partner, Lincoln
Michael J. Shonka - Executive Partner, Wichita
Dennis Stara - Executive Partner, Lincoln
Greg Vasek - Executive Partner, Lincoln
Phillip G. Webb - Executive Partner, Omaha
William P. Egan
Mr. Egan is a founder and General Partner of Alta Communications, a Boston-based private equity firm specializing in equity investments in media and communications companies. Since its inception, Alta has managed private equity funds representing $1.5 billion in committed capital for investors, including several of the world's most prominent university endowments and pension funds. Mr. Egan also founded Burr, Egan, Deleage & Co., Alta's predecessor firm, in 1979, where he identified and supported several of America's leading growth companies in the information technology, life sciences, and communication industries.
Prior to founding Burr, Egan, Deleage & Co., Mr. Egan was a Partner at TA Associates. Mr. Egan began his career as a Manager of Venture Capital for the New England Enterprise Capital Corporation. Other past and present leadership roles that Mr. Egan has held include: President and Chairman of the National Venture Capital Association, Trustee of the University of Pennsylvania, Member of the Board of Overseers at the Wharton School, and Trustee of Fairfield University. Mr. Egan is also a member of the Board of Directors of CRH plc. Mr. Egan holds a degree in Economics from Fairfield University and an M.B.A. from the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School of Finance.