Steven Vetter

Industrial Growth & Business Services

Mr. Vetter is an Operating Partner of CenterOak focused on the Firm’s investment activities in the Industrial Growth and Business Services sectors. Mr. Vetter currently serves as Chief Executive Officer of Ennis-Flint, the world leader in pavement markings and traffic safety solutions, an investment that the CenterOak team exited in 2016. Mr. Vetter has served as Chief Executive Officer of Ennis-Flint since the merger of these two businesses in 2012, elevating to this role following eight years as Chief Executive Officer of Flint, which he purchased from the founder in 2004. Mr. Vetter aided CenterOak in the due diligence of Eberle Design and Aakash Chemicals.

Mr. Vetter’s prior experience includes more than 25 years of owning and managing middle-market companies across a number of industries. Mr. Vetter has previously served as public accounting manager for KPMG, Vice President of Finance of ABC / Cap Cities Publishing Division and Vice President of Finance and Administration for a privately held publishing firm.

Mr. Vetter serves on the Board of Directors of Aakash Chemicals.

Mr. Vetter received a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, with a concentration in Accounting.

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