Clayton Dubilier & Rice has appointed John Stegeman as an operating advisor to CD&R funds.

Stegeman will work alongside CD&R’s industrials team to help pursue new investment opportunities and support portfolio company management teams as they execute their value-creation plans. Stegeman brings more than three decades of industrial distribution experience, most recently as the CEO of White Cap, a distributor of construction supplies and safety products for professional contractors and a CD&R Fund XI portfolio company.