Stonington Capital Advisors names Ed Eiland partner


eilandPlacement agent Stonington Capital Advisors has hired HIG Capital investment relations director Ed Eiland as a partner.

The New York-based firm said Eiland has been working with its team on all of their fundraising assignments since the beginning of this year.

Eiland is based in Stonington’s office in Atlanta, where he manages the firm’s institutional relationships.

He previous worked as the director of investor relations at HIG Capital, where he was responsible for the private equity firm’s fundraising strategy, investor relations and investor communications. Eiland left the firm in April 2010 and later worked as an independent advisor, according to his LinkedIn profile.

Stonington, which is focused on funds of $1bn or less, advises on secondary fund interest and direct private placement deals.

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