Praesidian Capital, a private equity firm with locations in New York, London, and Oklahoma City, has added Howard Dennis as an operating partner.

Going forward, Dennis will be tasked with financial due diligence and the execution of firm investments. He joins the firm with over 20 years of experience within private equity. Before joining Praesidian, Dennis served as a managing director with BDO USA and FTI Consulting where he led advisory engagements.

“I’m thrilled to be joining the firm,” added Dennis. “I look forward to participating in this next phase of growth for Praesidian as they continue to build their private equity business.”

“Howard has been an integral piece in the execution and operations of several of the investments within our portfolio,” commented Jason Drattell, Praesidian founder. “Howard brings a wealth of financial knowledge and we’re fortunate to have him join our team.”