Portfolio Partnerships

First American Payment Systems, Rightpoint, Intermex, Velir, Vereco, Autoagent, TotalMed

Outside Boards

American Orthodontics

Select Past Boards

Schneider National, Pike Electric, Wacker Construction Equipment, Overhead Door


  • MBA: Tuck School at Dartmouth College
  • BA English and American Literature: Brown University


Milwaukee, WI

Adam Godfrey

Managing Partner

Sector Experience

Adam has a unique perspective as it relates to working with family and founder-owned enterprises, having partnered with more than fifteen such businesses over the course of his investment career.  He has considerable experience across a broad range of sectors that have included business and consumer services, manufacturers of consumer and industrial products and logistics services.

Professional Background

Adam co-founded Stella Point in 2012.  Previously, he spent more than 19 years at Lindsay Goldberg and its predecessor where he played a significant role in the development of the firm, including the initial buildout of its European operations.  During his tenure the firm raised more than $10 billion across three private equity funds. Adam sourced and managed numerous investments for the firm, serving on the board of directors of twelve portfolio companies.


Adam grew up in the Midwest and has lived in New York City since finishing school. Over the years he has dedicated time mentoring students and working closely with colleges where he and his family have close ties.  Most notably, he was a long-standing board member of the Center for Private Equity at the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth. He has also previously served as a member of the Tuck MBA Advisory Board and as an Advisory Council Member for the Center for Innovation, Creativity and Entrepreneurship at Wake Forest University.