Seth Deutsch is a Board Member and the Chief Growth Officer at E78 Partners, one of the fastest-growing professional services companies in the US. The firm provides outsourced finance, accounting, and IT solutions to the Alternative Investment industry, focusing on Private Equity funds and Private Equity backed portfolio companies.
Seth is also the founder of Samson Operating Partners, a firm that provides Executive Advisor and Board Level services, with an emphasis on the execution of growth strategies, to Private Equity firms, Family Offices and their portfolio companies. Through Samson, he sits on the board of RUI, a Private Equity backed restoration business; My Pets Wellness, a Private Equity backed veterinary company; The Smith & Oby Company, a Private Equity backed mechanical firm; and The CSM Group, a family-owned industrial construction management company. In addition, he has advised dozens of PE firms, family offices, and growth stage companies from the thesis stage through to recapitalization or exit.
Before joining E78 and founding Samson, he held numerous roles at AECOM, where he was the President of the Industrial Group and the CEO of the Facility Services Group. Seth holds an undergraduate degree from Rice University and an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.