Dado joined Graham Partners in 1993. Dado sources and evaluates new investment opportunities and provides ongoing support and oversight for a number of Graham Partners’ current portfolio companies. Additionally, Dado provides origination, evaluation and monitoring support to Graham Capital Company with respect to investments in private equity funds, hedge funds, and other alternative investments.
Prior to the formation of Graham I, Dado was involved with corporate development activities relating to operating interests held by entities associated with The Graham Group – working on M&A transactions completed in France, the United Kingdom, Poland, Brazil, and Argentina, as well as major financings and the divestiture of a controlling interest in Graham Packaging Company to Blackstone.
Dado earned his B.A. in International Business and Strategic Management from Temple University, and his M.B.A. from Temple University’s Fox School of Business.
Originally from Croatia, Dado enjoys spending time with his family and playing tennis when not working. While at Temple University, Dado was on the varsity tennis team, where he was ranked as one of the top five collegiate players in the eastern United States.