Dan Crowley

Managing Director, Finance & Administration and Controller

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Following a 15-year engagement at NewStar Financial as Controller, Dan Crowley joins the Clarus Capital team. A seasoned corporate finance professional, Dan serves as Director of Finance & Administration and Controller.

In these roles, Dan is responsible for coordinating the accounting and financial operations of the business, as well as financial reporting, and taxation. In addition to the traditional finance and accounting roles, Dan will also use his significant experience and organizational skills working across the platform in various administrative roles, including Head of Human Resources.

These and other duties will leverage Dan’s extensive 30-year experience performing similar functions across a variety of private and public financial services platforms, ranging from a start-up to a major bank holding company. Dan has performed critical functions during initial funding raises, subsequent IPOs, buyside and sellside M&A activities, SEC Reporting, internal SOX controls and taxation.

Dan began his career with nine years in public accounting, performing financial audits at both local and national firms. He gained significant experience consulting on a wide variety of projects for public and private entities, again ranging from start-ups to large multi-nationals.

Dan’s solution-based approach and his exceptional work ethic combine to deliver results and create organizational efficiencies, while never losing sight of critical compliance and governance functions. A team player, Dan is always eager to help fellow colleagues and teams reach their full potential by serving as a frequent sounding board, tapping his organizational, problem-solving and creative skills. Executive and junior team members alike benefit from Dan’s significant experience and often rely on his steady hand and calm approach to provide timely, valuable insights. Dan’s unique understanding of the evolutionary financial, oversight and compliance challenges which arise as a platform scales will be on full display at Clarus Capital.

When he is not busy keeping things on track at work, Dan enjoys spending quality family time in the woodlands and mountains of New Hampshire and being on the “Big Lake.” Dan and his wife, Janet, reside on Boston’s South Shore and are proud parents of two grown daughters.