Board Member Eric Sondag

Eric Sondag

Eric Sondag has been a Partner with Searchlight Capital Partners since 2011. He has more than 20 years of experience in financial services, previously working as Vice President at GTCR Golder Rauner and as Vice President at Wasserstein Perella, both in Chicago. At Searchlight, Sondag primarily focuses on the education, business and consumer services sectors. He was instrumental in Searchlight’s investment in Cengage Learning, for which he now serves as Chairman of the Board.

Sondag holds a degree in finance from Georgetown McDonough and completed the Executive Management Program at INSEAD in Singapore. In addition to Cengage, he is currently a board member of M&M Food Market, Global Eagle Entertainment and the Octave Group.  In addition, he has supported several nonprofits with a focus on early childhood education.