Shaun Rader joined M2O in 2019. He sources and executes new investments and collaborates with portfolio company management teams. Shaun serves on the boards of five search fund companies (Helpside, P&S Machining, Swoogo, AppWrap, and Nirvana UW).
Prior to joining M2O, Shaun was a Managing Director at Sagard, an alternative asset management division of Power Corporation of Canada. At Sagard, Shaun screened, researched, and managed investments totaling $250 million of invested capital across 12 companies, primarily in the business services sector. In between stints at Sagard, Shaun served as a Partner in a related family office where he led an investment in a national network of veterinary practices and spent two years as CFO and board member of the company, now branded Lakefield Veterinary. Shaun started his career at Bain & Company where he advised private equity and corporate clients on investment decisions and growth strategy.
Shaun earned a B.A. with distinction from the University of Virginia and an MBA from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania where he was a Palmer Scholar.