Serve has a strategic relationship with the principals of Harris Preston & Partners, LLC (“HPP”), a private equity firm focused on fund investments and co-investment opportunities within the lower middle-market. HPP is led by Charles Preston, Ron Harris, and William Glasgow, who have a long history of successfully investing in lower middle-market private equity opportunities and a wealth of relationships in the space. Since 1997, Charles has been an active co-investor alongside many leading private equity firms and has led or co-led $250 million of co-investments. Ron has substantial operating, transaction, and investment experience including holding senior management roles at both Citrix Systems and Pervasive Software during his career. William also has a deep operational and investment background across a wide range of industries, including education, telecommunications, and cable. In addition to Charles, Ron, and William, Serve works closely with HPP’s back office team including CFO Shelley McAfee to execute the firm's back office and accounting functions.