FVLCRUM Funds, a private equity firm focused on investing in minority-owned lower-middle-market companies, has hired Jason Lee as vice president.

In his new role, he will assist the management of FVLCRUM’s portfolio, as well as provide due diligence and portfolio company support for the current fund. Lee most recently served as managing partner of First Alta Management investing in healthcare companies such as MedFi Solutions, Pure Vita and Spineloop. He held roles as interim CFO and board member of Spineloop and strategic advisor of Pure Vita. Previously, he served as managing director of Muirfield Management Group and was responsible for joint venture partnerships investments and growth strategies across a range of industries and verticals.

“As opportunities for minority-owned lower-middle market businesses grow, we continue to position FVLCRUM as a value-add, hands-on investor,” says Chijioke Asomugha, partner of FVLCRUM. “Jason expands our sector and operational expertise.”