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Stellar Kim Tucker Joins Foros as a Managing Director

NEW YORK, NY, January 25, 2016 – Foros announced today that Stellar Kim Tucker has joined the firm as a Managing Director to advise clients across industries, with a particular focus on clients in the business services and staffing sectors.

Immediately prior to joining Foros, Stellar served as Chief Financial Officer of TCM, a long/short multi-strategy hedge fund which invests across multiple asset classes. Prior to joining TCM in 2011, Stellar was a Managing Director and Global Co-Head of Business Services in the Investment Banking Division of Goldman, Sachs & Co. During her thirteen years at Goldman Sachs, she was a senior member of the General Industrials Group and member of the Mergers & Acquisitions Group, where she advised numerous blue chip clients in the Consumer, General Industrial, and Aerospace and Defense sectors on M&A and financing transactions. During her tenure at Goldman Sachs, she also served in management roles on recruiting and professional committees. Between college and business school, Stellar was a senior consultant for several years at Hewitt Associates LLC and Deloitte & Touche LLP.

Stellar earned a B.A. in Applied Mathematics from Northwestern University and an M.B.A. from the Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University.

She currently resides in Greenwich, CT with her husband and four children.

“I am thrilled Stellar has joined the Foros team to help drive our strategic and M&A advisory work in the staffing sector and business services more broadly. I worked with Stellar from the time she joined Goldman Sachs in 1998 and have observed how her advice has created real value for clients throughout her career. I look forward to working with her to deliver superior outcomes for Foros clients.” said Jean Manas, Chief Executive Officer. “Her depth of M&A experience in the business services and staffing sectors over several market cycles will help us provide truly differentiated strategic and tactical transaction advice to our clients in these sectors.”

Ms. Tucker said: “Jean and I have worked side-by-side in many situations and I have seen him drive superior transaction outcomes for clients time and again. I am excited to be working with him again and look forward to working with the Foros team to create value for our clients through M&A strategies and transactions.”

About Foros:

Foros is a premier financial and M&A advisory firm headquartered in New York City. Foros has an unrelenting focus on premier advice, developed rigorously and delivered with integrity, and an unwavering commitment to the success of its clients. Since its founding in 2009, Foros has served 43 clients, advising on 51 announced transactions with over $50 billion in transaction value.

For additional information about Foros, please visit www.forosgroup.com.

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