Berkshire Partners Appoints Joe Delaney as Advisory Director


BOSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Berkshire Partners, a Boston-based investment firm, announced today that Joe Delaney has joined the firm as an Advisory Director.

“We’ve had the pleasure of getting to know Joe over a number of years and recognize him as an exceptionally talented executive with an impressive track record leading companies across the healthcare and consumer industries,” said Chris Hadley, a Managing Director at Berkshire Partners. “He brings a wealth of expertise and experience in driving customer-centric solutions and building long-term value. We are delighted to have Joe as part of the team.”

“Berkshire has a long history of thoughtfully partnering with strong management teams to drive growth,” said Mr. Delaney. “I am excited to contribute to the firm’s efforts in both identifying new investment opportunities and adding value to existing portfolio companies.”

Mr. Delaney currently serves as Executive Chairman of Affordable Care, a leading dental support organization that is a Berkshire Partners portfolio company. Previously, Mr. Delaney served as President and Chief Executive Officer of One Call Care Management. Prior to One Call, he served as President and Chief Executive Officer of MSC Care Management. Earlier in his career, Mr. Delaney was a Partner at The Parthenon Group.

About Berkshire Partners LLC

Berkshire Partners, a Boston-based investment firm, pursues investments in both private equity and marketable securities. Since 1986, the firm has raised nine private equity funds with more than $16 billion in aggregate capital and has made over 125 investments in primarily middle market companies. Berkshire has developed specific industry experience in several areas including healthcare, consumer products and retail, communications, business services and industrials.

Within private equity, Berkshire seeks to invest $50 million to $500 million of capital in each portfolio company and has a strong history of partnering with management teams to grow the companies in which it invests with the goal of consistently achieving superior investment returns.

The firm invests in marketable securities primarily through Stockbridge Investors, which was founded in 2007 and seeks to manage a concentrated portfolio of attractive long-term investments. Collectively, the firm benefits from its shared experiences, insights and relationships. For additional information, visit

Advisory Directors are business executives or industry experts well known to Berkshire who participate in specific activities that arise in their areas of expertise, including deal origination, due diligence investigation, investment deliberation and portfolio company advisory services. Advisory Directors are independent advisors that provide consulting services to Berkshire or its portfolio companies at varying levels of engagement. Please see Berkshire’s Form ADV Part 2A filed with the SEC for additional details.

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