Experience

    • One Rock Capital Partners in the financing aspects of its acquisition of the Engineered Components and Systems segment of Actuant Corporation.
    • Manna Pro, a manufacturer and marketer of pet care and nutrition and a Morgan Stanley Capital Partners portfolio company, in the financing aspects of its acquisition of Hero Pet Brands.
    • Morgan Stanley Capital Partners in the financing aspects of its acquisition of Educate 360 Holdings.
    • Berkshire Partners in the debt financing for its acquisition of Implus Corporation, a leading provider of consumer products in the accessories marketplace, and in Implus’ subsequent add-ons and refinancing.
    • Freeman Spogli & Co. in the debt financing for the acquisition of CRH Healthcare, a leading urgent care platform in the Southeast.
    • Avista Capital Partners in the debt financing for its portfolio company Kramer Laboratories, Inc., a marketer of over-the-counter (OTC) foot care and specialty cough products.
    • Avista Capital Partners in the debt financing for the acquisition of Express Scripts’ Subsidiary, United BioSource, a leading provider of pharmaceutical and patient support services.
    • Avista Capital Partners in the debt financing for the acquisition of National Spine & Pain Centers, a provider of administrative services to pain management clinics.
    • Berkshire Partners in the initial debt financing for its acquisition of Parts Town, a leading distributor of genuine original equipment manufacturer repair and maintenance parts for the food service industry, and in Parts Town’s subsequent add-ons and refinancings.
    • Berkshire Partners in the debt financing for its acquisition of Masergy Communications, a leading global service provider offering innovative hybrid networking, security, and cloud communications solutions.
    • Mercury Systems in obtaining financing for the acquisition of the embedded security, radio frequency, and microelectronics business from Microsemi.
    • Berkshire Partners in the initial debt financing for the acquisition of Access Information Management, a provider of records and information management services, and in Access Information Management’s subsequent add-ons and refinancings.
    • Bain Capital and Trinseo S.A., a leading global materials company engaged in the manufacture and marketing of emulsion polymers and plastics, in the refinancing of Trinseo’s senior secured credit facilities and unsecured senior notes.
    • Berkshire Partners in the debt financing for its acquisition of Catalina Marketing, a provider of consumer-driven media solutions to CPG manufacturers and retailers.
    • Bain Capital in the sale of Applied Systems, Inc. to Hellman & Friedman.
    • Berkshire Partners in the debt financing for the acquisition and merger of Light Tower Fiber Networks and Sidera Networks, the subsequent add-on acquisition of Fibertech Networks, and the subsequent sale of Light Tower by Berkshire Partners to Crown Castle.
    • Berkshire Partners, Bain Capital and Advent International in the debt financing for the acquisition of SkillSoft, various financings for add-on acquisitions and in its subsequent sale to Charterhouse Capital Partners.
    • TPG Capital in the debt financing for the acquisition of J.Crew and its subsequent refinancings, including a PIK toggle notes issuance.

Education

  • Columbia Law School, 1998, J.D.
  • Cornell University, 1990, Master's of Engineering
  • Cornell University, 1989, B.S.