Max Alper

Partner, Head of Industrial Services

Mr. Alper is a senior investment professional with over 21 years of private equity experience. He is a Partner and the Head of the Industrial Services Group.

Mr. Alper is a Partner with over 21 years of private equity experience.  Prior to joining PPC, Mr. Alper was with KKR, where he led private equity investments in the services, chemicals and consumer sectors.  Mr. Alper currently serves on the boards of directors of Bluegrass Ingredients, McGill Environmental, and Graham Engineering, and previously served on the boards of Inframark LLC, Del Monte Corporation, Big Heart Pet Brands, BrightView Landscapes, The Brickman Group, and was also involved with KKR’s investment in The Nielsen Company.  Prior to joining KKR, Mr. Alper was with SAB Capital, Madison Dearborn Partners, and Morgan Stanley Capital Partners.


  • Inframark (Realized)
  • Bluegrass Ingredients
  • McGill Environmental
  • Graham Engineering


  • KKR
  • SAB Capital
  • Madison Dearborn Partners
  • Morgan Stanley Capital Partners


  • University of Texas at Austin
  • B.B.A./B.A. in Plan II and Business Honors
  • Harvard Business School
  • M.B.A