Meet the Team

Our Partners bring a breadth of expertise across multiple disciplines and industries, and a passion for empowering entrepreneurs.

Jason Ehrlich

Managing Partner

Jason Ehrlich is a seasoned alternative asset investor and the Managing Partner of Fruition Capital. He has extensive experience over the last eight years deploying capital via both individual asset vehicles and funds, and has a relentless focus on risk management and capital preservation.

Jason employs his expertise in underwriting, due diligence, transaction execution, operations management, and asset management in support of Fruition Capital’s investment funds and is well-networked in the acquisition entrepreneur community.

Jason has over 15 years of professional experience including over five years as an entrepreneur and four as a management consultant where he was involved in nearly every aspect of strategy and business operations across a broad range of industries. He holds an MBA from Emory University’s Goizueta Business School and lives in Atlanta with his wife and two sons.

David Benedict

Partner

David Benedict is an experienced SMB and venture investor and a Partner at Fruition Capital. He has a background in consulting and strategy, is trained as a Certified Financial Planner, and is a graduate of Carlson School of Management at the University of Minnesota. David is closely involved in deal sourcing, screening, and due diligence activities in support of Fruition Capital’s funds.

Kevin Bibelhausen

Partner

Kevin Bibelhausen is a successful self-funded searcher and a Partner at Fruition Capital. After failing to acquire during his first self-funded search in 2018, he later successfully acquired and now operates Heritage Fabrics, a textile company based in Concord, NC. He is passionate about helping first-time entrepreneurs close the equity gap in their deals and start the next chapter of their lives. Kevin holds an MBA from Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business.

Clayton Edwards

Partner

Clayton Edwards is an entrepreneur and 3rd generation owner of a family business and a Partner at Fruition Capital. He has extensive experience managing transactions and operating a portfolio of private investments, and is highly proficient in deal sourcing, establishing strategic partnerships, and asset management. Clayton holds an MBA from the University of Georgia and lives in Atlanta with his wife and three children where he is very active in both philanthropic and faith communities.

Christian Catron

Advisor

Christian Catron is the CEO and Managing Partner of Redeem Investments, a private investment fund manager and commercial real estate syndicator. He is a graduate of West Point, a veteran of the Army, holds an MBA from the McCombs School of Business at UT, and has been investing in alternative assets since 1999. Christian leverages his deep experience in the creation and administration of private investment funds in his role as advisor to our firm.