• James D. Ahn,

    Managing Director
    Mr. Ahn joined CD&R in 2011. Previously, he was a partner and head of the Asia-Pacific mergers and acquisitions service line at McKinsey & Company. In that capacity, he worked closely with management teams from multi-national companies regarding strategies to enter Asian markets, as well as large Asian companies expanding their businesses outside of their home markets. Mr. Ahn helped establish the Firm’s joint venture in China and serves as a Partner at the firm. He earned a B.A. in economics and an M.S. in industrial engineering from Stanford University and a J.D. from Harvard Law School.


  • Andrew Campelli

    Andrew J. Campelli


    Mr. Campelli joined CD&R in 2015 and is principally engaged in evaluating investment opportunities. Previously, he was a member of the investment team at Sageview Capital, a private equity firm. Prior to that, he held positions at Duquesne Capital Management, KKR and Goldman Sachs. Mr. Campelli graduated from Harvard College with a B.A. in economics. He is currently a member of the Board of Directors of Exaro Energy III LLC.


  • Philos Carnio

    Philos Carnio


    Mr. Carnio joined CD&R in 2015 and is based in London. He is principally engaged in evaluating investment opportunities. Previously, he was a member of the investment team at Doughty Hanson, a private equity firm. Prior to that, he worked at Greenhill, a boutique investment banking firm. Mr. Carnio graduated from UniversitÓ Commerciale Luigi Bocconi in Milan, Italy and the London School of Economics.


  • Brad Flaishans


    Mr. Flaishans joined CD&R in 2010 and is principally engaged in evaluating investment opportunities. He played a key role in the Firm’s investments in Envision Healthcare, Roofing Supply Group and TruGreen. Prior to joining CD&R, Mr. Flaishans worked in the investment banking division of Morgan Stanley. Mr. Flaishans graduated from the University of New Hampshire with a B.S. in business administration and earned an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.


  • Theresa A. Gore


    Ms. Gore has been with CD&R for 23 years and is responsible for accounting, finance and compliance matters. She was previously with Richard A. Eisner & Company, where she served as an audit manager. Ms. Gore is a certified public accountant and holds a business degree in accounting from Iona College.


  • Daniel G. Jacobs


    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 and leads the CD&R Builds initiative, which includes responsible investment, ESG, and citizenship efforts. Previously, he led the private equity group at Broadgate Consultants, a financial consulting firm. Mr. Jacobs holds both a B.A. in economics and an M.B.A. from Columbia University.


  • Nikolaus Lachner


    Mr. Lachner joined CD&R in 2012 and is based in London. He plays a key role in the Firm's investments in Exova, Mauser Group and Kalle Group. 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.


  • Lai

    Gregory Laï,

    Managing Director
    Mr Laï joined CD&R in 2007 and is based in London. He plays a key role in the execution of several of the Firm’s transactions, including the investments in B&M Retail, BUT, Exova, HD Supply and Motor Fuel Group, as well as the secondary offerings of Rexel. Previously, he worked at Mubadala Development Company, where he helped to establish Mubadala Capital. Prior to that, he worked in the Investment Banking Division of Citigroup. Mr. Laï graduated from ESCP-EAP European School of Management in Paris.


  • Robert Lee

    Robert Lee,

    Chief Technology Officer
    Mr. Lee joined CD&R in 2016 and is responsible for information technology. Previously, Mr. Lee spent eight years as head of technology for Morgan Stanley's Merchant Banking Division and eight years as head of technology for Credit Suisse's Private Equity Division. Mr. Lee holds an M.B.A. degree from New York University and B.E. degree from Cooper Union.


  • Gideon Lowin

    Gideon Lowin


    Mr. Lowin joined CD&R in 2015 and is principally engaged in evaluating investment opportunities. He plays a key role in the Firm’s investment in Tranzact. Prior to joining CD&R, he held positions at Golden Gate Capital, a private equity firm, and at McKinsey & Company. Mr. Lowin graduated from Harvard College with a B.A. in economics and earned an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.


  • Daniel Malconian

    Daniel Malconian


    Mr. Malconian joined CD&R in 2015 and is principally engaged in evaluating investment opportunities. He plays a key role in the Firm’s investments in agilon health, Carestream Dental and Drive DeVilbiss Healthcare and serves on the boards of Carestream Dental and Drive DeVilbiss Healthcare. Prior to joining CD&R, he held positions at Advent International and Bain & Company. Mr. Malconian graduated from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology with a B.S. and M. Eng. in electrical engineering and computer science and a B.S. in management science and earned an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.


  • John P. Malfettone,

    Senior Managing Director and Chief Compliance Officer
    Mr. Malfettone joined the Firm in 2010 and serves as Senior Managing Director. His roles include Chief Compliance Officer and leader of the Firm’s Portfolio Procurement and Portfolio Insurance Programs. Previously, he was Partner, Chief Operating Officer and Chief Compliance Officer for Oak Hill Capital Partners. Mr. Malfettone spent 12 years in senior leadership positions and as an Officer at GE Capital serving as the Corporate Controller, Group CFO and Managing Director in the Private Equity Business. He also served as the EVP and CFO for MacDermid Inc., and as a Partner at KPMG Peat Marwick. He serves on the University of Connecticut Foundation Board of Trustees. Mr. Malfettone, a CPA, holds a B.S. degree from the University of Connecticut.


  • Gregory L. Pasqua


    Mr. Pasqua joined CD&R in 2009. He played a key role in the Firm’s acquisitions of Brand Industrial Services, Inc, Envision Healthcare, Healogics and High Ridge Brands. Prior to joining CD&R, Mr. Pasqua worked in the investment banking division of Goldman, Sachs & Co. He serves on the board of High Ridge Brands. Mr. Pasqua graduated from Georgetown University with a B.S. in business administration and earned an M.B.A. from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.


  • Terrianne Patnode,

    Counsel
    Terrianne Patnode joined CD&R in 2014 as Counsel after spending ten years at Debevoise & Plimpton LLP. Ms. Patnode supports CD&R’s investment professionals by reviewing and negotiating contracts in early stages of deal due diligence and handles the legal review of procurement agreements for CD&R and the portfolio companies. She also advises CD&R’s information technology, compliance, finance and human resources departments on a variety of in-house legal matters and interfaces with portfolio company legal departments, particularly on litigation matters and corporate governance issues. Ms. Patnode received a B.A. from Boston College and a J.D. from Rutgers University.


  • Ian A. Rorick


    Mr. Rorick joined CD&R in 2012 and is principally engaged in evaluating investment opportunities. He played a key role in the Firm’s acquisition of CHC Group. Prior to joining CD&R, he worked in the investment banking division of Bank of America Merrill Lynch. Mr. Rorick graduated from Dartmouth College with a B.A. in economics and earned an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.


  • Eric Rouzier,

    Managing Director
    Mr. Rouzier joined CD&R in 2005 and is based in London. He is responsible for the Healthcare sector in Europe. He played a key role in the Firm’s investments in SPIE, Exova and Rexel. Previously, Mr. Rouzier worked in the investment banking division of JPMorgan and as a management consultant. He graduated from the ENSAM Graduate School of Engineering and ESSEC Graduate School of Management in Paris.


  • Kevin A. Smith,

    Managing Director
    Mr. Smith joined CD&R’s global investor relations team in 2011. In addition to CD&R fundraising activities, he also helped establish and plays a significant continuing role with the Firm’s joint venture in India. Prior to joining CD&R, Mr. Smith served as a managing director at Lehman Brothers, a partner at New York Life Capital Partners and an investment professional at J.H. Whitney & Co. Mr. Smith earned a B.S. from the University of Maryland and an M.B.A. from the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill.


  • Christian Storch,

    Managing Director
    Mr. Storch joined CD&R’s London office in 2011. He plays a key role in the Firm’s investments in Kalle Group and Mauser Group, serving as a Director of both companies. Previously, he worked at Bain Capital in both London and Munich, where he played a key role in a number of private equity transactions. Prior to Bain Capital, he worked at Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein in both London and Frankfurt. Mr. Storch graduated from the University of Cambridge with a Master of Engineering degree.


  • Diego Straziota


    Mr. Straziota joined CD&R in 2017 and he is based in London. He is principally engaged in evaluating investment opportunities. Previously he worked at Blackstone, where he played a key role in a number of private equity transactions. Mr. Straziota graduated from HEC Paris.


  • Tyler Young


    Mr. Young joined CD&R in 2011 and is principally engaged in evaluating investment opportunities. He played a key role in the Firm’s acquisition of Wilsonart. Previously, he held positions at PayPal and LinkedIn, and worked in the investment banking division of Bank of America Merrill Lynch. Mr. Young graduated from Dartmouth College with a B.A. in economics and earned an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.


  • Robert C. Volpe


    Mr. Volpe joined CD&R in 2008 and is principally engaged in evaluating investment opportunities. He played a key role in the Firm’s investments in SiteOne Landscape Supply and US Foods and played a significant role in the Firm’s investment in CHC Group. Prior to joining CD&R, Mr. Volpe worked in the investment banking division of Morgan Stanley. Mr. Volpe earned a B.A. from Dartmouth College and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.



  • James D. Ahn,

    Managing Director
    Mr. Ahn joined CD&R in 2011. Previously, he was a partner and head of the Asia-Pacific mergers and acquisitions service line at McKinsey & Company. In that capacity, he worked closely with management teams from multi-national companies regarding strategies to enter Asian markets, as well as large Asian companies expanding their businesses outside of their home markets. Mr. Ahn helped establish the Firm’s joint venture in China and serves as a Partner at the firm. He earned a B.A. in economics and an M.S. in industrial engineering from Stanford University and a J.D. from Harvard Law School.


  • Andrew Campelli

    Andrew J. Campelli


    Mr. Campelli joined CD&R in 2015 and is principally engaged in evaluating investment opportunities. Previously, he was a member of the investment team at Sageview Capital, a private equity firm. Prior to that, he held positions at Duquesne Capital Management, KKR and Goldman Sachs. Mr. Campelli graduated from Harvard College with a B.A. in economics. He is currently a member of the Board of Directors of Exaro Energy III LLC.


  • Philos Carnio

    Philos Carnio


    Mr. Carnio joined CD&R in 2015 and is based in London. He is principally engaged in evaluating investment opportunities. Previously, he was a member of the investment team at Doughty Hanson, a private equity firm. Prior to that, he worked at Greenhill, a boutique investment banking firm. Mr. Carnio graduated from UniversitÓ Commerciale Luigi Bocconi in Milan, Italy and the London School of Economics.


  • Brad Flaishans


    Mr. Flaishans joined CD&R in 2010 and is principally engaged in evaluating investment opportunities. He played a key role in the Firm’s investments in Envision Healthcare, Roofing Supply Group and TruGreen. Prior to joining CD&R, Mr. Flaishans worked in the investment banking division of Morgan Stanley. Mr. Flaishans graduated from the University of New Hampshire with a B.S. in business administration and earned an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.


  • Theresa A. Gore


    Ms. Gore has been with CD&R for 23 years and is responsible for accounting, finance and compliance matters. She was previously with Richard A. Eisner & Company, where she served as an audit manager. Ms. Gore is a certified public accountant and holds a business degree in accounting from Iona College.


  • Daniel G. Jacobs


    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 and leads the CD&R Builds initiative, which includes responsible investment, ESG, and citizenship efforts. Previously, he led the private equity group at Broadgate Consultants, a financial consulting firm. Mr. Jacobs holds both a B.A. in economics and an M.B.A. from Columbia University.


  • Nikolaus Lachner


    Mr. Lachner joined CD&R in 2012 and is based in London. He plays a key role in the Firm's investments in Exova, Mauser Group and Kalle Group. 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.


  • Lai

    Gregory Laï,

    Managing Director
    Mr Laï joined CD&R in 2007 and is based in London. He plays a key role in the execution of several of the Firm’s transactions, including the investments in B&M Retail, BUT, Exova, HD Supply and Motor Fuel Group, as well as the secondary offerings of Rexel. Previously, he worked at Mubadala Development Company, where he helped to establish Mubadala Capital. Prior to that, he worked in the Investment Banking Division of Citigroup. Mr. Laï graduated from ESCP-EAP European School of Management in Paris.


  • Robert Lee

    Robert Lee,

    Chief Technology Officer
    Mr. Lee joined CD&R in 2016 and is responsible for information technology. Previously, Mr. Lee spent eight years as head of technology for Morgan Stanley's Merchant Banking Division and eight years as head of technology for Credit Suisse's Private Equity Division. Mr. Lee holds an M.B.A. degree from New York University and B.E. degree from Cooper Union.


  • Gideon Lowin

    Gideon Lowin


    Mr. Lowin joined CD&R in 2015 and is principally engaged in evaluating investment opportunities. He plays a key role in the Firm’s investment in Tranzact. Prior to joining CD&R, he held positions at Golden Gate Capital, a private equity firm, and at McKinsey & Company. Mr. Lowin graduated from Harvard College with a B.A. in economics and earned an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.


  • Daniel Malconian

    Daniel Malconian


    Mr. Malconian joined CD&R in 2015 and is principally engaged in evaluating investment opportunities. He plays a key role in the Firm’s investments in agilon health, Carestream Dental and Drive DeVilbiss Healthcare and serves on the boards of Carestream Dental and Drive DeVilbiss Healthcare. Prior to joining CD&R, he held positions at Advent International and Bain & Company. Mr. Malconian graduated from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology with a B.S. and M. Eng. in electrical engineering and computer science and a B.S. in management science and earned an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.


  • John P. Malfettone,

    Senior Managing Director and Chief Compliance Officer
    Mr. Malfettone joined the Firm in 2010 and serves as Senior Managing Director. His roles include Chief Compliance Officer and leader of the Firm’s Portfolio Procurement and Portfolio Insurance Programs. Previously, he was Partner, Chief Operating Officer and Chief Compliance Officer for Oak Hill Capital Partners. Mr. Malfettone spent 12 years in senior leadership positions and as an Officer at GE Capital serving as the Corporate Controller, Group CFO and Managing Director in the Private Equity Business. He also served as the EVP and CFO for MacDermid Inc., and as a Partner at KPMG Peat Marwick. He serves on the University of Connecticut Foundation Board of Trustees. Mr. Malfettone, a CPA, holds a B.S. degree from the University of Connecticut.


  • Gregory L. Pasqua


    Mr. Pasqua joined CD&R in 2009. He played a key role in the Firm’s acquisitions of Brand Industrial Services, Inc, Envision Healthcare, Healogics and High Ridge Brands. Prior to joining CD&R, Mr. Pasqua worked in the investment banking division of Goldman, Sachs & Co. He serves on the board of High Ridge Brands. Mr. Pasqua graduated from Georgetown University with a B.S. in business administration and earned an M.B.A. from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.


  • Terrianne Patnode,

    Counsel
    Terrianne Patnode joined CD&R in 2014 as Counsel after spending ten years at Debevoise & Plimpton LLP. Ms. Patnode supports CD&R’s investment professionals by reviewing and negotiating contracts in early stages of deal due diligence and handles the legal review of procurement agreements for CD&R and the portfolio companies. She also advises CD&R’s information technology, compliance, finance and human resources departments on a variety of in-house legal matters and interfaces with portfolio company legal departments, particularly on litigation matters and corporate governance issues. Ms. Patnode received a B.A. from Boston College and a J.D. from Rutgers University.


  • Ian A. Rorick


    Mr. Rorick joined CD&R in 2012 and is principally engaged in evaluating investment opportunities. He played a key role in the Firm’s acquisition of CHC Group. Prior to joining CD&R, he worked in the investment banking division of Bank of America Merrill Lynch. Mr. Rorick graduated from Dartmouth College with a B.A. in economics and earned an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.


  • Eric Rouzier,

    Managing Director
    Mr. Rouzier joined CD&R in 2005 and is based in London. He is responsible for the Healthcare sector in Europe. He played a key role in the Firm’s investments in SPIE, Exova and Rexel. Previously, Mr. Rouzier worked in the investment banking division of JPMorgan and as a management consultant. He graduated from the ENSAM Graduate School of Engineering and ESSEC Graduate School of Management in Paris.


  • Kevin A. Smith,

    Managing Director
    Mr. Smith joined CD&R’s global investor relations team in 2011. In addition to CD&R fundraising activities, he also helped establish and plays a significant continuing role with the Firm’s joint venture in India. Prior to joining CD&R, Mr. Smith served as a managing director at Lehman Brothers, a partner at New York Life Capital Partners and an investment professional at J.H. Whitney & Co. Mr. Smith earned a B.S. from the University of Maryland and an M.B.A. from the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill.


  • Christian Storch,

    Managing Director
    Mr. Storch joined CD&R’s London office in 2011. He plays a key role in the Firm’s investments in Kalle Group and Mauser Group, serving as a Director of both companies. Previously, he worked at Bain Capital in both London and Munich, where he played a key role in a number of private equity transactions. Prior to Bain Capital, he worked at Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein in both London and Frankfurt. Mr. Storch graduated from the University of Cambridge with a Master of Engineering degree.


  • Diego Straziota


    Mr. Straziota joined CD&R in 2017 and he is based in London. He is principally engaged in evaluating investment opportunities. Previously he worked at Blackstone, where he played a key role in a number of private equity transactions. Mr. Straziota graduated from HEC Paris.


  • Tyler Young


    Mr. Young joined CD&R in 2011 and is principally engaged in evaluating investment opportunities. He played a key role in the Firm’s acquisition of Wilsonart. Previously, he held positions at PayPal and LinkedIn, and worked in the investment banking division of Bank of America Merrill Lynch. Mr. Young graduated from Dartmouth College with a B.A. in economics and earned an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.


  • Robert C. Volpe


    Mr. Volpe joined CD&R in 2008 and is principally engaged in evaluating investment opportunities. He played a key role in the Firm’s investments in SiteOne Landscape Supply and US Foods and played a significant role in the Firm’s investment in CHC Group. Prior to joining CD&R, Mr. Volpe worked in the investment banking division of Morgan Stanley. Mr. Volpe earned a B.A. from Dartmouth College and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.