• Robert Berner


    Mr. Berner joined CD&R in 2014. Previously, he worked in the investment banking division of Barclays. Mr. Berner graduated from Yale University with a B.A. in political science.


  • Evan Brower


    Mr. Brower joined CD&R in 2014. Previously, he worked at CCMP Capital Advisors. Mr. Brower graduated from the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School with a B.S. in economics.


  • Timothy Farquharson


    Mr. Farquharson joined CD&R in 2013 and is based in London. Previously, he worked in the investment banking division of UBS in London. Mr. Farquharson holds an M.Eng. in engineering science from the University of Oxford.


  • Clemens Feil


    Mr. Feil joined CD&R in 2014 from the Private Equity Group of Neuberger Berman. Mr. Feil holds a BSc in accounting & finance from the London School of Economics and an M.A. in mathematical finance from Columbia University.


  • Mark L. Gowan


    Mr. Gowan joined CD&R in 2013. Previously, he worked in the investment banking division of Morgan Stanley. Mr. Gowan holds a B.S. in business administration from the University of North Carolina.


  • Alex Heshmaty


    Mr. Heshmaty joined CD&R in 2014. Previously, he worked in the investment banking division of Evercore Partners. Mr. Heshmaty holds a B.S. in accounting and an M.S. in finance from the University of Florida.


  • Daniel G. Jacobs

    , Senior Associate
    Mr. Jacobs joined CD&R in 2010 after serving as a consultant to the Firm for six years. He focuses on global investor relations and communications as well as the Firm’s sustainable business initiatives. Previously, he led the private equity group at Broadgate Consultants, a financial consulting firm. Mr. Jacobs graduated from Columbia University with a B.A. in economics.


  • Nikolaus Lachner


    Mr. Lachner joined CD&R in 2012 and is based in London. Previously, he worked in the investment banking division of JPMorgan in London. Mr. Lachner studied at the Franco-German undergraduate program of the Institut d’Etudes Politiques de Paris (Sciences Po), Princeton University and earned a double master’s degree from Sciences Po and the London School of Economics.


  • Nicholas J.L. Leish


    Mr. Leish joined CD&R in 2014. Previously, he worked in the investment banking division of Bank of America Merrill Lynch. Mr. Leish graduated from the Indiana University’s Kelley School of Business with a B.S. in finance.


  • Diana Moraru


    Ms. Moraru joined CD&R in 2014. Previously, she worked in the investment banking division of Goldman Sachs in London. Ms. Moraru graduated from the London School of Economics with a BSc in economics.


  • Joshua L.W. Pincus


    Mr. Pincus joined CD&R in 2013. Previously, he worked in the investment banking division of Morgan Stanley. Mr. Pincus graduated from Middlebury College with a B.A. in economics.


  • Cameron T. Rouzer


    Mr. Rouzer joined CD&R in 2013. Previously, he worked in the Private Equity Group of Goldman, Sachs & Co. Mr. Rouzer graduated from the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School with a B.S. in economics.


  • Michael S. Tesser


    Mr. Tesser joined CD&R in 2013. Previously, he worked in the investment banking division of Goldman, Sachs & Co. Mr. Tesser graduated from the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School with a B.S. in economics.


  • Peter Weinberg


    Mr. Weinberg joined CD&R in 2014 from the investment banking division of Goldman, Sachs & Co. He holds a B.A. in English from Dartmouth College.


  • Aileen X. Yan


    Ms. Yan joined CD&R in 2013 from the investment banking division of Morgan Stanley. Ms. Yan holds a B.S. in operations research & financial engineering with a minor in computer science from Columbia University.



  • Robert Berner


    Mr. Berner joined CD&R in 2014. Previously, he worked in the investment banking division of Barclays. Mr. Berner graduated from Yale University with a B.A. in political science.


  • Evan Brower


    Mr. Brower joined CD&R in 2014. Previously, he worked at CCMP Capital Advisors. Mr. Brower graduated from the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School with a B.S. in economics.


  • Timothy Farquharson


    Mr. Farquharson joined CD&R in 2013 and is based in London. Previously, he worked in the investment banking division of UBS in London. Mr. Farquharson holds an M.Eng. in engineering science from the University of Oxford.


  • Clemens Feil


    Mr. Feil joined CD&R in 2014 from the Private Equity Group of Neuberger Berman. Mr. Feil holds a BSc in accounting & finance from the London School of Economics and an M.A. in mathematical finance from Columbia University.


  • Mark L. Gowan


    Mr. Gowan joined CD&R in 2013. Previously, he worked in the investment banking division of Morgan Stanley. Mr. Gowan holds a B.S. in business administration from the University of North Carolina.


  • Alex Heshmaty


    Mr. Heshmaty joined CD&R in 2014. Previously, he worked in the investment banking division of Evercore Partners. Mr. Heshmaty holds a B.S. in accounting and an M.S. in finance from the University of Florida.


  • Daniel G. Jacobs

    , Senior Associate
    Mr. Jacobs joined CD&R in 2010 after serving as a consultant to the Firm for six years. He focuses on global investor relations and communications as well as the Firm’s sustainable business initiatives. Previously, he led the private equity group at Broadgate Consultants, a financial consulting firm. Mr. Jacobs graduated from Columbia University with a B.A. in economics.


  • Nikolaus Lachner


    Mr. Lachner joined CD&R in 2012 and is based in London. Previously, he worked in the investment banking division of JPMorgan in London. Mr. Lachner studied at the Franco-German undergraduate program of the Institut d’Etudes Politiques de Paris (Sciences Po), Princeton University and earned a double master’s degree from Sciences Po and the London School of Economics.


  • Nicholas J.L. Leish


    Mr. Leish joined CD&R in 2014. Previously, he worked in the investment banking division of Bank of America Merrill Lynch. Mr. Leish graduated from the Indiana University’s Kelley School of Business with a B.S. in finance.


  • Diana Moraru


    Ms. Moraru joined CD&R in 2014. Previously, she worked in the investment banking division of Goldman Sachs in London. Ms. Moraru graduated from the London School of Economics with a BSc in economics.


  • Joshua L.W. Pincus


    Mr. Pincus joined CD&R in 2013. Previously, he worked in the investment banking division of Morgan Stanley. Mr. Pincus graduated from Middlebury College with a B.A. in economics.


  • Cameron T. Rouzer


    Mr. Rouzer joined CD&R in 2013. Previously, he worked in the Private Equity Group of Goldman, Sachs & Co. Mr. Rouzer graduated from the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School with a B.S. in economics.


  • Michael S. Tesser


    Mr. Tesser joined CD&R in 2013. Previously, he worked in the investment banking division of Goldman, Sachs & Co. Mr. Tesser graduated from the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School with a B.S. in economics.


  • Peter Weinberg


    Mr. Weinberg joined CD&R in 2014 from the investment banking division of Goldman, Sachs & Co. He holds a B.A. in English from Dartmouth College.


  • Aileen X. Yan


    Ms. Yan joined CD&R in 2013 from the investment banking division of Morgan Stanley. Ms. Yan holds a B.S. in operations research & financial engineering with a minor in computer science from Columbia University.