Brian Kim


NewSpring Growth / Investment Team

Brian Kim is a Principal with NewSpring’s dedicated growth strategy and joined the Firm in 2014. Previously, he was with Gryphon Investors, a San Francisco-based private equity firm focused on middle-market buyout investments where he was responsible for all stages of the investment lifecycle, including sourcing, diligence, execution, and portfolio value creation.

Prior to Gryphon, Brian focused on growth equity investments with LLR Partners, a Philadelphia-based private equity firm investing across a broad set of industries, including information technology, business services, and consumer services. He began his career as a Strategy Consultant with First Manhattan Consulting Group, as part of the firm’s private equity practice and advised clients targeting the payments and bank technology sectors.

Brian received a BSE and BA from the University of Pennsylvania and an MBA from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.

Associations & Awards

  • Philadelphia Business Journal 40 Under 40