A unique range and depth of experience is what we believe sets our Partners apart. Collectively, we share over 100 years of private equity experience at Sterling. Each is actively involved both in investment activities and in the oversight and direction of portfolio companies.

Bob Hogan

Operating Partner


Bob joined Sterling in 2014. Bob serves on the board of Specified Air and was previously the Chairman of American Bath Group. Prior to Sterling, he was President & Chief Executive Officer of AmerCable from 1993 to 2012. From 1984 to 1993 he served as Vice President, Treasurer and Secretary for AmerCable’s parent company, Associated Materials Incorporated. Bob grew AmerCable from a small U.S. manufacturing company to a global leader in the mining, oil and gas, industrial and renewable energy markets. During his tenure as CEO, Bob led AmerCable through three management-led buyouts and in 2012 the company was acquired by Nexans. Bob holds Bachelor and Master of Science degrees in accounting from Virginia Tech University.