Sean McDonald

Continuous Improvement Director at Shore Capital Partners

Sean McDonald is the Continuous Improvement Director at Shore Capital, a microcap private equity firm focused on partnering with companies that have between $1-10 million of EBITDA. Sean’s responsibilities include implementing firm strategic initiatives, executing continuous improvement strategies, driving internal Shore proprietary processes, and working with portfolio management teams to enhance their operational performance.

Most recently, Sean served as Sr. Vice President of Operations, at a Pritzker Private Capital portfolio company. Responsible for all operational performance, including EH&S, engineering, continuous improvement, and acquisition onboarding across 18 manufacturing sites in the US and Canada. Sean brings 30 years of experience in operations leadership, strategy deployment, and lean transformation at both public and private companies across the chemical, contract packaging, office furniture, eCommerce, and automotive industries.

Sean has a B.S. in Chemical Engineering from the University of South Carolina.


  • Continuous Improvement Director

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