Mr. Better joined Kohlberg as an Operating Partner in 2014. He is currently Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Nellson and a member of the board of directors of Spinal Elements, Inc. He is responsible for investment thesis development, company diligence and portfolio company operations management in the Industrial and Consumer sectors.
Prior to joining Kohlberg, Mr. Better enjoyed a 30-year career in a variety of consulting and operating roles at Capricorn Holdings, Celerant Consulting, McKinsey & Co. and Whitestone Corp.
Mr. Better received a B.A. from Williams College and an M.B.A. from Stanford University.