Monday, 30 March 2015
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Feb 11 2013 | 10:08am ET
Private equity firm Hellman & Friedman has named Hunter Philbrick, Judd Sher, and Tarim Wasim managing directors.
Philbrick joined Hellman & Friedman in 2003 in the firm’s San Francisco office and relocated to New York in 2005 to help build the New York office. He primarily focuses on healthcare and insurance investments and currently serves on the boards of Pharmaceutical Product Development, Inc. and Sedgwick.
Sher joined Hellman & Friedman last year as chief financial officer. He brings over 13 years of experience, most recently as a principal in Deloitte’s M&A Transaction Services Group, and is responsible for all finance, accounting, and tax matters at the firm.
Wasim joined the firm in 2005 in the San Francisco office. He primarily focuses on digital media, internet, and business services efforts and currently serves on the board of Internet Brands.
In addition, Hellman & Friedman announced the promotions of Philip Sternheimer to director and Stephen Ensley to principal.
“These promotions recognize the outstanding contributions all of these individuals have made to Hellman & Friedman,” said Philip Hammarskjold, chief executive officer. “We look forward to their continued success at the firm.”
Hellman & Friedman also announced the continued expansion of its team with three new appointments. Philip Meicler and Suzanne Kim join as principals and Rachel Wilson joins as associate counsel.
The firm is also looking to add additional principal level investment professionals this year for both its New York and San Francisco offices.
Mar 9 2015 | 6:35am ET
As more investors look to diversify, many are beginning to use retirement funds to invest in alternative assets such as private equity and real estate. Kelly Rodriques, CEO & President of PENSCO Trust Company, explains how companies can connect with those looking to use their retirement accounts in a different way. Read more…
Mar 20 2015 | 12:45pm ET
StreetWise Partners, a non-profit organization that works with low-income individuals to help them overcome employment barriers, raised over $275,000 at the 2015 Raising the Ante Charity Poker Tournament and Casino Event last Wednesday evening at Capitale. Here are some photos from the event. Read more…