Portfolio Performance Group

Kevin Williams

Chief Improvement Officer


Kevin Williams is the Chief Improvement Officer (CIO) at Shore Capital, a microcap private equity firm focused on partnering with companies that have between $1-10 million of EBITDA. Kevin’s responsibilities include implementing firm strategic initiatives, executing continuous improvement strategies, driving internal Shore proprietary processes, and working with portfolio management teams to enhance their operational performance.


Most recently, Kevin served as Chief Operating Officer (COO) of PLZ Aeroscience, a Pritzker Private Capital portfolio company, offering creative packaging solutions to the chemical industry.  His previous three years as COO, Kevin led significant supply chain restructuring activities, onboarded numerous acquisitions, executed plant consolidations, while building a world class operational organization.  Kevin brings 24 years of general management, finance, strategy, and operations experience at both public and private companies across the chemical, contract packaging, food and beverage, and automotive industries.  Prior roles include Global VP of Operations for Rustoleum, VP of Manufacturing for Sara Lee and Bimbo Bakeries USA.


Kevin has a B.S. in Industrial Engineering and received his M.B.A. with honors from Emory University Goizueta Business School.


KB.S. in Industrial Engineering: Emory University Goizueta Business School
M.B.A. with honors: Emory University Goizueta Business School