Clarus Ventures — The Cambridge, Massachusetts-based investment firm promoted Scott Requadt to managing director. Requadt joined the firm as a principal in 2005. He was promoted to partner in 2010.
Friedman Fleischer & Lowe (FFL) — The San Francisco private equity firm promoted Chris Harris, Greg Lau and Greg Long to managing director. Harris, who serves on the boards of Eyemart Express and Strategic Investment Group, was previously a director of TriTech Holdings. He joined FFL in 2008 from Boston-based Berkshire Partners, where he served as an associate. Lau returns to firm. He previously served on the board of GeoVera Insurance Group and was active in the firm's investments in Tempur-Pedic and Transtar. He joined FFL in 2000 as an associate, and returned in 2006 after attending business school. Previously, he worked at Procter & Gamble and Exergen Corp. Long currently serves on several boards, including those of American Advisors Group, C.H.I. Overhead Doors, and Icynene. He joined FFL in 2006 from the Parthenon Group, a strategy consulting firm, where he worked as a senior associate.