Kevin Penn joined American Securities in 2009. He is currently Chairman of the Board of Blue Bird Corporation, Learning Care Group, and Ulterra Drilling Technologies, as well as a Director of American Axle & Manufacturing and Frontier Spinning Mills.
Prior to joining American Securities, he founded and led ACI Capital Co., LLC since 1995. Previously, Kevin was EVP and Chief Investment Officer for a family investment office, First Spring Corporation, where he managed private equity, direct investment, and public investment portfolios. Earlier in his career, he was a Principal with the private equity firm Adler & Shaykin and was a founding member of the Leveraged Buyout Group at Morgan Stanley & Co.
Kevin received a BS in Economics from the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School and an MBA from Harvard Business School with high distinction.