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Mr. Donald Kraftson W.

Managing Director

Ariane Capital Partners LLC

Direct Phone: (212) ***-****       

Email: d***@***.com

Ariane Capital Partners LLC

501 Candace Lane Suite 100

Villanova, Pennsylvania 19085

United States

Company Description

ACP provides superior fundraising services to private equity fund managers. Founded in 1999, our firm has acted as placement agent for more than a dozen clients during their successful fund raises. Ray is the founding Managing Director of our firm and Don... more

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Background Information

Employment History

Position, Communications Lending and Loan Workout Departments

PNC Bank Corp.

Summer Associate At CIBC Capital Partners

Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce

General Partner

Dolphin Equity Partners , L.P.

Affiliations

Board Member
Change For Kids Inc

Principal
Pangea Holdings Limited

Education

B.B.A.

College of William and Mary

Bachelor of Business Administration

College of William

M.B.A. degree

The Wharton School , University of Pennsylvania

MBA

The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania

Masters of Business Administration

Wharton School , University of Pennsylvania ,

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Ariane Capital Partners - Team

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Donald W. Kraftson, Managing Director

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Donald W. Kraftson, Managing Director
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Don joined Ariane in 2003. Previously, he was a general partner with Dolphin Equity Partners, a private equity firm based in New York, which he helped form in 1998. During his tenure at Dolphin, Don helped raise two private equity funds totaling $340 million. Additionally, he has been a leader and member of teams responsible for investing $200 million in 12 portfolio companies. And, as a board member, he led the raise of $435 million in outside capital for six portfolio companies.
He began his private equity career at CIBC Capital Partners, the merchant banking arm of the Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce. Previously, Don worked at PNC Bank in the Communications Lending and Loan Workout Departments.
He earned his M.B.A. from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, and his B.B.A. from the College of William and Mary.


Contact Ariane Capital

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Donald W. Kraftson

212.223.0274


Team Kraftson Racing:  Photo Galler

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Don Receives the Checkered flag before the victory lap, the second race of the Pocono Double National.

August 7, 2005
Don's leads the pack on Sunday's race at the Pocono Double National
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Don takes the turn just ahead of Chris Fox
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Don races the Elva through turn one of the New Hampshire International Speedway
Don runs the car through the keyhole at Mid Ohio during practice
Don races the car through turn 8 at the Valvoline Runoffs during practice
Don races hard through the Keyhole and Mid Ohio during practice
Don takes the Elva through turn 11 and Mid Ohio
Don runs the Elva through turn 11 at Mid Ohio
Don runs the Elva through turn 11 at Mid Ohio
Don runs the Elva through turn 7 at the Mid Ohio Sports Car course
Don races the Elva on the New Hampshire International Speedway to a Third Place finish
Don leada a group of cars to a 3rd place finished at NHIS
Don races the Evla at Nelsons Ledges
After an accident.....Don takes the car out for practice after an all night repair job.
Donald races his Honda F3 through a turn at Summit Point Raceway
Don Kraftson with his Honda F3 CBR600 and Ray with his 1998 Honda Hurricane at Summit Point Raceway in Summit Point West Virginia
The Elva on the Grid at Limerock Park in Conn.


Ariane Capital Partners | Our Professionals

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DONALD W. KRAFTSON, MANAGING DIRECTOR

Don joined Ariane in 2003.He supports clients during every phase of the fundraising process.
During his eight years in the private equity industry, Don, as a general partner, helped his private equity firm raise $340 million and has been a leader and member of teams responsible for investing $200 million in twelve portfolio companies.Additionally, Don, as a board member, participated in raising $435 million in outside capital for six portfolio companies.
Prior to joining Ariane, Don was a partner with Dolphin Equity Partners, a New York based communications and media focused private equity fund which he helped form in 1998.Don began his private equity career in 1995 as a Summer Associate at CIBC Capital Partners, the merchant banking arm of the Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce, and held the title of Senior Associate when he left.From 1989 until 1994, Don worked at PNC Bank in the Communications Lending and Loan Workout Departments, last holding the title of Assistant Vice President.
Don earned his M.B.A. degree from The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania in 1996 and his B.B.A from the College of William and Mary in 1989.


www.navanetworks.com

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Donald W Kraftson – Managing Director

Mr. Kraftson joined Dolphin in July 1998.He has spent substantially all of his career in telecommunications investing.He represents Dolphin as a director on the Board of Directors of Pangea Ltd. (a fiber network developer in Europe and Scandinavia), Inter Digital Networks Ltd. (a telecom carrier in the United Kingdom) and Dolphin Networks, Ltd.Immediately prior to joining Dolphin, Mr. Kraftson was a Director in CIBC's private equity investment unit in New York.From 1990 until 1994, he worked at PNC Bank, N.A., in the Telecommunications Lending and Loan Workout Departments, last holding the title of Assistant Vice President.He holds a Masters of Business Administration from The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, and a Bachelor of Business Administration from The College of William and Mary.

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