Alpine Investors, a private equity firm focused on building software and services companies, has named Mark Strauch as president.

Strauch will help lead the firm through its continued growth and scaling, while continuing his current duties as one of Alpine’s founding partners and member of the investment committee. Strauch has served in several CEO roles for venture and PE-backed businesses and has over 30 years of experience in building businesses.

The firm has also promoted several others, including April Smith, Haley Van Cleve, and John Wanglin to partner as well as the promotion of Erin Ruck, Leslie Foard, Patrick Eble, and Will Chance to principal.