Former Citadel Plastics CEO Huff Joins Arsenal Capital As Operating Partner

Oct 27 2015 | 5:54pm ET

Arsenal Capital Partners has appointed Michael Huff as operating partner within the firm’s Specialty Industrials group. 

Huff joins Arsenal from Citadel Plastic Holdings, Inc., where he served as president and CEO since 2008. He becomes Arsenal’s twelfth operating partner. 

Prior to his Citadel role, Huff e was with Johns Manville Corporation from 2003 to 2007 as a vice president in operations and more recently VP/GM.  From 1982 to 2003 he served in increasing operational capacities for GE Plastics, and began his career with Diamond Shamrock.

“Arsenal invests in companies that have the potential for further value creation by accelerating growth and enhancing operational capabilities and competitiveness,” noted Arsenal partner John Televantos, co-head of the Specialty Industrials group. “We believe that Mike is an outstanding operating executive who will be able to apply the experience he has attained over the past 35+ years to our current and new investments.”

Based in New York, Arsenal Capital Partners is a private equity firm that invests in middle market specialty industrials and healthcare companies. It currently has $1.7 billion of committed equity capital.


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