Lightyear names head of fundraising, investor relations

Allison Cole has joined private equity firm Lightyear Capital as head of fundraising and investor relations, replacing Michael Doppelt, said Danielle Fornabaio, spokeswoman.

Mr. Doppelt is now a partner and head of fundraising and limited partner relations at private equity firm Irving Place Capital.

Ms. Cole had been head of fundraising and investor relations at middle market buyout firm CCMP Capital Advisors. Christopher Behrens, in the New York office of CCMP, is currently head of investor relations.