Nick Stone — Managing Director

Mr. Stone joined Cyprium Partners from Key Principal Partners (KPP). Before joining KPP in 2007, he worked at Northlight Capital, a private equity firm that focused exclusively on leveraged buyouts, where he served as a Vice President responsible for developing proprietary acquisition opportunities, transaction execution and managing operational projects at the portfolio level. Prior to his direct investing experience, Nick was a Director at U.S. Capital, a boutique middle-market M&A advisory practice after beginning his career as a Financial Analyst at NASA – Johnson Space Center. Mr. Stone received his M.B.A. with honors from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business and his B.B.A. Cum Laude in International Business from Wichita State University.

Recent Investments


Independent Sponsor Buyout
Ironwood Power Services

Subordinated Debt & Equity


Acquisition Finance & Refinance

Subordinated Debt
Preferred Equity