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Dan Krasner


Senior Vice President
Platinum Equity (Beverly Hills, CA)


Mr. Dan Krasner is the Senior Vice President and Principal at Platinum Equity, LLC. He is a part of the firm’s Mergers and Acquisitions Team. Mr. Krasner joined the firm in 2003 and is responsible for the structuring and execution of acquisition and divestiture transactions. As a member of the operating committees for portfolio companies, he also has responsibilities related to post-acquisition monitoring and oversight of add-on and divestiture transactions. Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Krasner spent five years in the mergers and acquisitions group of Paul Hastings.


Mr. Krasner received a J.D. from Cornell University Law School and a Bachelor’s degree in Economics from the University of California, San Diego.