May 16th, 2022

Clearwell Group Welcomes New Senior Associate

Clearwell Group, a family office based in Tampa, FL, is pleased to announce the addition of Senior Associate, Emery Ellinger, IV.

Emery started his career at VRA Partners as an Investment Banking Analyst. He then served as Associate Director on the Corporate Development Team at Evolent Health where he was responsible for sourcing, analyzing and conducting due diligence on strategic acquisition opportunities in the healthcare industry.

Prior to joining Clearwell Group, Emery worked with Aberdeen Advisors on sell-side and buy-side advisory assignments across multiple industries.

Emery earned his B.S. in Accounting and Business Administration from Washington & Lee University. He is a proud alum who stays involved as the Florida West Coast Chapter President. He enjoys spending his free time boating and playing golf.

When not outside, he is rooting for Georgia football and the Tampa Bay Lightning.


We are a family office based in Tampa, FL. The goal of our direct investment effort is to build a family of businesses continuing the legacies started by great family entrepreneurs.

Our principals have over 35 years of investment experience covering hundreds of individual investments in dozens of industries. Clearwell Group makes control and meaningful minority investments in companies located in the southeastern United States with a focus on the state of Florida.

Financial criteria for our investments is as follows:

Industries of particular interest include manufacturing, business services, healthcare, software, and financial services. We work with exceptional, entrepreneurial-minded management teams with a vision for growth. We welcome family businesses into our family and are committed to building lasting, well-capitalized, meaningful businesses and brands.