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NORTHSTAR'S PRIVATE EQUITY FAST PITCH 

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Meet the Moderator

For more than 25 years, Jeff Henningsen has served the insurance needs of entrepreneurs, capital providers and private equity sponsors. During his tenure, he has led insurance due diligence efforts on thousands of transactions. Prior to his role in M&A insurance services he spent four years working with Randy Best of Best Associates, a Texas-based merchant bank, which provided invaluable experience for the services Jeff and his team now provide to his clients. Today, Jeff has a reputation in the financial community as a leader in serving the insurance needs of business owners specializing in enhancing investment outcomes through insurance due diligence pre acquisition and aggressive placement of operational and transactional insurance products.

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“If you want to stand out, be passionate, be intense, figure out a way to be creative”

David Iverson, Lazard

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FOUNDER, MANAGING PARTNER

John Garcia

 

Strategy, Driving Engagement Deliverables

John’s diverse experience includes leading as an Executive and Entrepreneur in multiple start-ups, small and midmarket companies, and Fortune 500 businesses across energy, tech, life science,  food & beverage, and transportation/logistics industries. He has extensive experience in IP licensing,  corporate strategy, marketing, private equity, M&A, technology R&D, manufacturing, sales, operations, and board leadership. John currently leads Solyco as managing director and several companies as a strategy executive through management consulting engagements and others as a board member, investor, managing partner, and/or shareholder.

 

John has been a keynote speaker on affecting strategy for Fortune 500 companies, Universities, and various leadership groups.

 

John is a community contributor and leader through Gen Next Global Membership, participation in a symposium on energy and technology through the MIT alumni association, appointment as a Charter School Board Member by the State of Michigan, Advisory Board Member for the School of Engineering and Computer Science at Oakland University, selected as L.B.P. Elite 40 under 40, Big Brother in BBBS for over 10 years, and Leadership Detroit Graduate, among others.

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Episode 142 - Anthony Maniscalco, Investcorp
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Episode 140 - Quotes and Mottos from Private Equity and Investment Banking Professionals 
Episode 141 - Ben Fraser, Aspen Funds
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Episode 138 - Drew Maloney, American Investment Council 
Episode 139 - Chris Sznewajs, Pacific Avenue Capital
Partners
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Episode 136 - Neha Markle, Morgan Stanley
Episode 137 - Michael Bego, Kline Hill Partners
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Episode 134 - Pardis Nasseri, Palm Tree LLC
Episode 135 - Michael Butler, Cascadia Capital
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Episode 132 - Ross Jones, Berkshire Partners
Episode 133 - Jeffrey Stevenson, VSS Capital Partners
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Episode 130- Rami Cassis, Parabellum Investments
Episode 131 - Christopher Merrill, Harrison Street
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Episode 128 - Jeff Collins, Cloverlay
Episode 129 - Chris Burbach, Fundamental Income
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Episode 126 - Christiaan van der Kam, Schroders Capital 
Episode 127 - Mark Sotir, Equity Group Investments
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Episode 124- Advice to Young Professionals and College Students 
Episode 125 - Marc J. Leder, Sun Capital Partners
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Episode 122 - Dave Tayeh, Investcorp
Episode 123 - Brian McGee, New Water Capital
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Episode 120 -Jeff Eaton, Eaton Partners
Episode 121 - Arthur Hollingsworth, Texas Private Equity
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Episode 118 - Stephen Vaccaro, Hirtle, Callaghan & Co
Episode 119 - Ganesh Rao, Thomas H. Lee Partners
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Episode 116- Jeff Armbrister, Hamilton Lane
Episode 117 - Caroline Stevens, MPK Equity Patners
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Episode 114- Tom O'Rouke, BayPine
Episode 115- Quotes and Motto
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Episode 112- Paul Hobby, Genesis Park and GP Capital
Episode 113- Alex Western, Terminus Capital Partners
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Episode 110- Connor Mitchell, Solomon Partners
Episode 111- Vikram Agrawal, American Resilience
Partners
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Episode 108 - Jim Mahoney, Huron Capital
Episode 109- Julia Buthman, Prudential Private Capital
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Episode 106 - Ken Firtel, Transom Capital 
Episode 107 - Brandon Knapp, Evercap Advisors 
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Episode 105 - Doug McCormick, HCI Equity Partners
Episode 104 - John Huhn, Compass Group
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Episode 103 - Charlie Gifford, New Heritage Capital
Episode 102 - Jay Jester, Plexus Capital 
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Episode 101 - Kurt Haras, Cowen
Episode 100 - Advice to Young Professionals & Grads
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Episode 99 - Chris Cathcart, The Halifax Group
Episode 98 - Leon Brujis, Palladium Equity Partners
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Episode 96 - Gina Luna, GP Capital
Episode 97 - Deborah Smith, The CenterCap Group
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Episode 94 - Shannon Zoller, Tephra Advisors
Episode 95 - Matt Moran, Inverness Graham
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Episode 92 - Emanuel Citron, Volery Capital
Episode 93 - Jeff Parks, Stack Capital
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Episode 90 - Quotes & Motto's
Episode 91 - Steven Costabile, PineBridge Investments
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Episode 88 - Meahgan O'Grady, Palladium Equity Parnters
Episode 89 - Steve Lebowitz, Brand Velocity Partners
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Episode 86 - WAVE Female Committee Panel
Episode 87 - Christopher Parisi, Carl Marks Advisors
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Episode 84 - Kevin McAllister, Access Holdings
Episode 85 - Author Dominique Mielle
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Episode 82 - Scott Kolbrenner, Houlihan Lokey
Episode 83 - Jeffrey Hooke, The Myth of Private Equity
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Episode 81 - Dr. Chris Kersey, Havencrest Capital 
Episode 80 - Marc Cooper, CEO of PJ Solomon 
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Episode 78 - Advice to Young Professionals & Recent                                     College Graduates
Episode 79 - Doug Lovette, Thrid Coast Capital Advisors 
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Episode 76 - Glenn Jacobson, Trilantic Capital 
Episode 77 - Laird Koldyke, Winona Capital 
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Episode 75 - The Ceasars Palace Coup
                     
Max Frumes & Sujeet Indap
Episode 74 - Craige Stout, Stout
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Episode 72 - Mike McGill, Cowen  
Episode 73 - Brandon Bethea, Aterian Investment
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Episode 70 - Brent Humphries, Alliance Bernstein
Episode 71 - Marshall Adkins, Raymond James
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Episode 69 - Quotes & Mottos 
Episode 68 - Jerry Johnson, EnPro Industries 
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