Endurance Search Partners

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Richard Augustyn
Managing Partner
Rich is a business builder who has founded, scaled and continues to manage Extensis Group and NIP Group, two market leading business services and insurance companies. Through Endurance Search Partners he has enjoyed partnering with over 100 exceptional search fund entrepreneurs, helping them find, buy and build great companies over the long term.
Rich serves on the board of ABS Warranty, FIMC, Housing Wire, KGHP and World Wide Security.
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Larry Dunn
Larry is an accomplished financial professional with over 30 years of diverse operational and investing experience. He has generated substantial value in high growth environments by delivering solutions in a wide array of areas, including organizational strategy, capital management, process improvement, cost containment and financial reporting. In addition to his role at Endurance, Larry is the CFO of NIP Group and partners with Rich in its day to day operations. Prior to joining NIP Group, he was Managing Director at Ally Financial and a Director of M&A and Divisional CFO at AIG. He began his career with KPMG.

Larry, similar to Rich, enjoys working closely with searchers at every stage of their quest to acquire one great company and supporting their goals to build that company while becoming a highly successful CEO. He is committed to lend his expertise to, and generously collaborates with, all members of the search fund community.

Larry serves on the Board of Arwood Waste, Botanical Designs, Housing Wire, ABS Warranty and World Wide Security.
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Tiffany Clay
Tiffany has spent her career as a middle market and growth equity private equity investor working alongside driven leaders and management teams to build great companies.  Prior to joining Endurance, Tiffany was an investor with the global private equity firms TPG Capital and L Catterton where she helped lead a number of buyout and growth equity investments as well as served on the Board of several operating companies.  She started her career as a consultant with McKinsey & Co. where she served public and private sector clients throughout North America and the Middle East. Tiffany received her M.B.A. from Harvard Business School where she graduated with high distinction as a George F. Baker Scholar. She received a B.A. from Yale University where she graduated summa cum laude and was elected to Phi Beta Kappa.  Tiffany is a term member at the Council on Foreign Relations.

Like the rest of the Endurance team, Tiffany has a passion for the excitement and challenges of acquiring, operating and growing businesses, particularly in working with early career, talented, excellence-oriented operators and their investors.