Bowside Capital

Advisory Board Member

Norman W. Alpert
Founder and Co-President,
Vestar Capital Partners

Mr. Alpert is a founding partner and co-president of Vestar Capital Partners (“Vestar”).  Mr. Alpert leads the healthcare group and has served as a director of over 20 corporate boards during his career at Vestar.

Mr. Alpert began his career as a commercial banker in the Special Finance Division at Manufacturers Hanover Trust Company.  He subsequently joined the Management Buyout Group at The First Boston Corporation before leaving to launch Vestar Capital Partners.

Mr. Alpert is a Trustee Emeritus of Brown University and White Plains Hospital, is president of American Friends of Shalva, serves on the Board of Directors of the National Rowing Foundation and is active in many other philanthropic organizations.

Mr. Alpert earned an A.B. from Brown University.