Mr. Elias joined Trivest in 1997. He is involved in all aspects of the firm, including the origination of investment opportunities, completing acquisitions, portfolio oversight and firm management. In addition, Mr. Elias manages transaction execution at Trivest. Mr. Elias is a member of Trivest’s Investment Committee and serves as a Chairman or Board Member of numerous Trivest companies including GetixHealth, HandStands, Northfield Industries, Onepath Systems, S.R. Sales, Twin-Star International and Wise Company. Prior to joining Trivest, Mr. Elias served as a senior accountant in the Audit and Business Advisory Group of PricewaterhouseCoopers, Miami. He received his B.S., magna cum laude, from Boston College and his M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.