December 11th, 2017

Clearwell Group Welcomes New Senior Associate

Clearwell Group, a family office based in Tampa, FL, is pleased to announce the addition of Tyler Franz. Since August, Mr. Franz has served as Senior Associate at Clearwell Group where he is responsible for sourcing and analysis of private equity investments, conducting due diligence, and supporting existing portfolio companies. Mr. Franz’s experience includes private equity and investment banking roles at Ballast Point Ventures and Raymond James, respectively. 

Ryan Cortner, Principal at Clearwell Group, commented:“Tyler’s experience and drive will further our efforts to build a family of businesses continuing the legacies started by great family entrepreneurs. We are thrilled to have Tyler join the team.”


Tyler Franz is a Senior Associate at Clearwell Group. Prior to joining Clearwell Group, Mr. Franz previously worked with Ballast Point Ventures as a Senior Associate, where he was responsible for sourcing and analysis of growth equity investment opportunities, conducting due diligence on investments under consideration, and supporting existing portfolio companies in the healthcare, software, and financial technologies industries.

Prior to joining Ballast Point Ventures, Mr. Franz was an investment banking Senior Analyst at Raymond James in the Transportation & Infrastructure Group. While at Raymond James, Mr. Franz focused on a variety of sell-side, buy-side, and public offering advisory assignments. His industry experience includes environmental services, trucking and logistics, airlines, healthcare, technology, and financial services, among others. 

Mr. Franz holds Bachelors of Business Administration degrees in Finance and Economics from the University of Miami. Mr. Franz and his wife, Faith, are members of Idlewild Baptist Church.