New Mountain's private equity strategy seeks to acquire the highest quality leaders in carefully selected growth industries.
New Mountain Vantage Advisers, LLC ("Vantage") holds non-control positions in the U.S. public equity market.
New Mountain’s credit strategy applies the firm’s “defensive growth” industry approach to the debt portion of the capital structure.
Mike Singer
Founder and Chief Executive Officer

Mike Singer, Founder and CEO, established Strategic Partners in 1995 through the acquisition of Cherokee’s uniform division. Since then, he has overseen its growth into the world’s largest manufacturer and wholesaler of medical apparel, footwear and accessories, with sales in more than 50 countries, as well as online.

Mr. Singer holds a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Southern California Marshall School of Business and he was named Entrepreneur of the Year for the university’s Lloyd Greif Center for Entrepreneurial Studies in 1997.

Mr. Singer is a member of the advisory board for the Greif Center at USC and is the chairman of the board of trustees for Sierra Canyon School, an EK – 12th grade independent school in Los Angeles.