Wes Pringle was named managing director and head of portfolio operations at private equity manager Onex Partners.
It is a new position, a spokesman said in an email. He will join the firm in April and report to Bobby LeBlanc, president of Onex Corp. and head of Onex Partners.
Onex Partners, the private equity unit of Onex Corp., focuses on larger private equity opportunities in North America and Europe.
Mr. Pringle is currently senior vice president for the intelligent operating solutions segment at industrial technology conglomerate Fortive.
As of Sept. 30, Onex Corp. had $36.6 billion in assets under management.