Senior Managing Director
Mr. Sawhney is a Senior Managing Director of Z Capital and is a member of the Investment Team. Mr. Sawhney has had substantial success in distressed private equity and related credit investing strategies and has significant experience within the middle-market. Mr. Sawhney was actively involved in the restructurings or recapitalizations of Thomas Nelson, Inc., Neways Holdings, Ltd., and Focus Products Group, LLC. Mr. Sawhney is currently on the board of directors of Neways Holdings, Ltd. and previously was on the board of directors of Thomas Nelson, Inc.. Mr. Sawhney has led various operational and value creation initiatives including guiding the strategic direction, affecting recapitalizations and non-core asset sales and spearheading the recruitment, hiring and retention of executive management for portfolio companies. Mr. Sawhney is also a member of the Board of Directors of MEFIC-Z Capital Special Situations Fund, a Riyadh, Saudi Arabia based investment fund. Mr. Sawhney received a Master of Business Administration degree with honors from the University of Chicago and a Bachelor of Technology in Electronics & Communications Engineering degree from the National Institute of Technology, India. He is a member of the CFA Institute and the Turnaround Management Association.