Kian Capital Partners, a middle-market private investment firm, has added Jordan Lee to the firm as a principal. The appointment has been made to expand the firm’s capacity for new investments while growing operations and origination opportunities.

Lee will be based out of Charlotte and will focus on sourcing, executing, and managing new and existing investments across the firm’s tech-enabled services and healthcare services portfolios. Lee joins the firm with over a decade of experience across organic and inorganic growth strategies. Previously, Lee served as a managing director at Starr Investment Holdings.

“I am thrilled to join the Kian team,” said Lee. “I have great respect for the firm’s seasoned and talented team of investment professionals and disciplined origination strategy focused on driving value creation. Kian has a reputation for being a trusted partner to leadership teams with a highly disciplined process-based investment approach in the middle market—a unique advantage and powerful value proposition. Kian is in the midst of a strategic evolution, and I am excited to be a part of helping execute this growth story.”