John Troiano General Information
Mr. John Troiano is a Co-Founder and serves as Managing Partner and Chief Executive Officer of The Beekman Group. He also served as Board Member at Simply Beautiful Smiles. Mr. Troiano has extensive experience in private equity, finance, turnarounds and restructurings, and portfolio company management and operations. Mr. Troiano is the Chairman of the Investment Committee and has oversight responsibility for transactions in all focus industry sectors and management of TBG's Industry Partner network. Mr. Troiano is the Chairman of the Boards of Directors of TBG Food Acquisition Corp., REVA, NorthStar Alarm, Ted's Cafe and is a member of the boards of Brite Media, LLC, Delaware Valley Mangement Holdings, Inc. and TBG Anesthesia Management (TAM) and various Onex holding companies. Mr. Troiano also served as interim-CEO of TBG FAC during 2006 after its emergence from bankruptcy. Prior to co-founding TBG in 2004, Mr. Troiano was Partner and Managing Director of Onex' New York office where he was significantly involved in and managed some of Onex's most successful investments, such as SKY Chefs, Hidden Creek Industries and Celestica. Mr. Troiano began as one of two investment professionals in Onex's New York office in 1996 and grew the office to eight investment professionals by 2004. Mr. Troiano was promoted to Managing Director in 1999. Onex, which is a publicly traded investment company with offices in New York and Toronto, is one of the oldest and most successful private equity firms and has portfolio companies that aggregate approximately $20 billion in aggregate revenues and approximately $10 billion in total capital under management. Prior to Onex, Mr. Troiano spent two years from 1992 to 1994 at Gleacher & Co., a mergers and acquisition boutique founded by Eric J. Gleacher, former worldwide head of M&A for Morgan Stanley & Co., and was at Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette in 1991 working with its Merchant Banking and Investment Banking groups. Mr. Troiano has significant transactional experience in the consumer products, financial services, healthcare, business services, restaurant, automotive, industrial and technology, media and telecommunications industries. Mr. Troiano received a Bachelor of Science in Economics from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, summa cum laude, with concentrations in Finance and Accounting. Mr. Troiano earned an MBA from Harvard Business School. He served as Board Member at Paragon Payment Solutions.