Calera Capital- The middle-market private equity firm, based in San Francisco, promoted Paul Walsh from operating partner to senior managing director. Walsh is the former CEO of electronic payment services provider EFunds Corp. (NYSE: EFD).
Day Pitney LLP- Ellen Knarr has been named office managing partner in the firm’s New York office, where she will be responsible for promoting the office’s capabilities and supporting local partners. She will also coordinate local community work. Knarr focuses on advising public and private companies on corporate and security law. In addition, she chairs Day Pitney’s Women Working Together program.