Thomas C. Nolan

Managing Director

Tom Nolan is a Managing Director at NMS, having joined the Firm in May 2020. Mr. Nolan is primarily responsible for supporting our portfolio companies to drive operational improvement and support growth by partnering with management teams. He has more than 12 years of middle market private equity experience supporting companies and partnering with senior management teams.

Prior to joining NMS, Mr. Nolan was an Operating Director at Berkshire Partners, L.P. from 2008 to 2020. He led numerous strategic projects across a variety of industries including health care, distribution, industrial manufacturing, retail and consumer goods.

Prior to joining Berkshire, Mr. Nolan held a number of operating roles at Circuit City and Capital One Financial. He also worked as COO of Heritage Union, a start-up life insurance company. Earlier in his career, Tom was a consultant at Bain and a market development engineer at GE.

Mr. Nolan received an M.B.A. from the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania in 1995 and a B.S. in Chemical Engineering from the University of Michigan in 1990.