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Daphne Dufresne

Managing Partner, GenNx360 Partners

Daphne Dufresne

Daphne joined GenNx360 Partners in 2017 and is a voting member of the firm’s Investment Committee and Chair of the firm’s Exit Committee. GenNx360 invests in middle-market industrial manufacturing and business services companies. Previously, Daphne was a founding partner and Managing Director at RLJ Equity Partners, a middle-market private equity firm founded by Robert L. Johnson and The Carlyle Group. She was responsible for sourcing, executing and monitoring investments, the day-to-day management of the firm— including fundraising—and she sat on the firm’s Investment Committee.

Daphne’s earlier venture capital experience included Parish Capital Advisors and Weston Presidio Capital, where she served her Fellowship (Class 5). Daphne previously led business development for the online trading platform of Interactive Investor and began her investment career as an Associate Director in Bank of Scotland’s Structured Finance Group.

Daphne earned her BS in engineering from the University of Pennsylvania and her MBA from the Harvard Graduate School of Business. She is happily married with three children.