Mr. Sekula is a Principal of The Cambria Group, dividing his time between the firm’s Dallas office and a satellite office in Lexington, Massachusetts. He works on the full spectrum of the firm’s activity, with particular emphasis on evaluation, due diligence, and recruiting efforts as well as on portfolio company oversight. Mr. Sekula serves as a director of several private companies.
Mr. Sekula was previously a Principal with The Lucas Group, a management consulting firm which demonstrated its commitment to value creation in working with client organizations by frequently linking its compensation to results generated by its engagements. In this capacity, he specialized in designing and implementing programs to enhance client companies’ operating performance and profitability and in conducting acquisition due diligence reviews.
Mr. Sekula also served as a senior consultant for Bain & Company, a leading international strategy consulting firm, where he focused on manufacturing businesses.
Previously, Mr. Sekula was a Vice President of Enterprise Investors, LP, a leading private equity firm which managed over $340 million in capital for investment in Central Europe. As a principal, his responsibilities included sourcing, evaluating, executing and monitoring investments.
Earlier, Mr. Sekula directed projects and managed client relationships for a construction engineering firm, serving in both technical and management capacities.
Mr. Sekula earned a Masters degree in Environmental Engineering from Politechnika Warszawska in Poland and an MBA from Stanford University’s Graduate School of Business. Mr. Sekula had been actively involved in the underground anti-communist movement in Poland and, after the introduction of martial law, was granted political asylum and later citizenship in the United States