Sagewind Capital, a private equity firm, has appointed Michael Gebhardt as principal.

Michael has led the firm’s investment in Federal Advisory Partners and assisted with acquisitions across the portfolio.

“Michael’s well-deserved promotion to Principal is a reflection of his exceptional contributions to the firm and his growth as an investment professional,” said Raj Kanodia, managing director. “We are excited for his continued professional development and the expansion of his role across both the firm and our portfolio companies.”