Star Mountain Capital LLC, an investment manager focused on generating defensive and premium returns from the less efficient and labor-intensive market of U.S. private small and medium-sized businesses, has added Eric Kirsch as senior advisor.

Kirsch has over 40 years of investment and advisory experience at global financial institutions. Most recently, he served for over a decade as global chief investment officer at Aflac Inc., responsible for building and overseeing Aflac’s investment strategy and investment portfolio representing over $100 billion of assets with investment teams in New York and Tokyo.