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Blake GottesmanManaging Director

Blake is a Managing Director and a member of the Industrials team at Berkshire Partners. He is currently involved with Berkshire portfolio companies Consolidated Precision Products Corp., FoodChain ID and Protelindo. Examples of prior portfolio company involvement include Coty Inc., Curriculum Associates, Engineering Solutions & Products and Portillo’s. Prior to joining Berkshire in 2009, Blake was the Deputy Chief of Staff at the White House and acted as a Special Assistant and Personal Aide to former U.S. President George W. Bush. Blake attended Claremont McKenna College, and received an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.

Example portfolio company involvement

  • Consolidated Precision Products Corp.
  • Curriculum Associates
  • Portillo’s
  • Protelindo

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