Nick Stender


Nick is a Principal of MPE Partners and currently serves as a director of DecoArt, Garmat USA, Mid-States Bolt & Screw, and Teel Plastics. He previously served as a director of 80/20 and Plastic Components, Inc. Nick joined the MPE team in 2020 after graduating from Harvard Business School, where he completed his M.B.A. Prior to joining MPE, Nick was an Associate at Apax Partners. Prior to that he was an Investment Banking Analyst at Deutsche Bank in its Financial Sponsors Group.


  • University of Wisconsin (B.B.A. in Finance and Accounting)
  • Harvard Business School (M.B.A.)

Board Seats:

  • DecoArt
  • Garmat USA
  • Mid-States Bolt & Screw
  • Teel Plastics

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