Ken is an Operating Partner for Hidden Harbor. In this role, Mr. Trent will work hand in hand with the investment team and be responsible for sourcing, evaluating and driving the operational performance of industrial businesses. Ken has over fifteen years of experience as a CEO and advisor driving profitable growth in industrial and manufacturing businesses.
Prior to joining Hidden Harbor, Ken served as a President & Owner of Professional Power Products, a leading designer and manufacturer of large, custom engineered integrated electrical power generation systems where he was responsible for driving the business from $3 million in revenue to over $40 million of revenue. He consequently oversaw the successful sale of the business to a public company. Previously, Mr. Trent served as the Director of Business Development for both Click Services, Inc., and MasterKey, Inc. Ken has also served as CEO and advisor to the CEO for both a top tier private equity firm as well as a large public company.
Ken holds a B.S. in Finance from the University of Illinois and an M.B.A. from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.