• Joseph Dimberio

    Partner

  • Brian Gallagher

    Partner

  • Patrick Lanigan

    Partner


  • MaryJane Pempek, CPA

    Partner & Chief Financial Officer

  • Matt Klinger

    Principal

  • Rebecca Tomaszewski

    Controller


  • Megan Condon

    Associate

  • Daniel Quintana

    Associate


Advisors:


  • Debbie Ackerman

    Senior Advisor

  • David S. Royal

    Senior Advisor

  • Russell W. Swansen

    Senior Advisor

Brian Gallagher

Partner

Brian Gallagher has extensive experience in the middle-market buyout industry. He shares responsibility for all aspects of the Firm's investment and fundraising activities. Mr. Gallagher serves on the Investment Committee of Twin Bridge Capital Partners.

Before co-founding Twin Bridge Capital Partners, Mr. Gallagher was a Principal with UIB Capital, where he was responsible for leading private equity investments in the United States. Mr. Gallagher was also a Partner at PPM America Capital Partners, where he led investments in private equity funds and co-investments. Mr. Gallagher began his career at Arthur Andersen.

Mr. Gallagher is a board member of Grosvenor Registered Multi-Strategy Fund and HFS Chicago Scholars. He is on the advisory board of Main Post Partners Fund I. Mr. Gallagher is also on the advisory board of Integrity Risk International and is a member of the Business Advisory Council at the University of Notre Dame. Mr. Gallagher earned his MBA in Finance at Northwestern University and a BA in Accounting from the University of Notre Dame. He holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation and is a Certified Public Accountant. Mr. Gallagher is a member of the CFA Institute, the AICPA, the National Association of Corporate Directors and the Association for Corporate Growth.

Joseph Dimberio

Partner

Joe Dimberio has been directly involved with middle-market lending and private equity for most of his career. He shares responsibility for all aspects of the Firm's investment and fundraising activities. Mr. Dimberio serves on the Investment Committee of Twin Bridge Capital Partners.

Mr. Dimberio was formerly a Senior Partner of PPM America Capital Partners, where he led investments in both funds and co-investments. Prior to PPM America, he worked for Heller Financial, underwriting debt investments in sponsored leveraged buyouts. Mr. Dimberio started his career with Citicorp Diners Club.

Mr. Dimberio has served on many boards of directors. He is currently on the advisory boards of CIVC Fund IV & V, Juggernaut Capital Partners III, Jefferies Capital Partners Fund V as well as Carousel Capital Partners Fund III & IV. He is also a board member of HFS Chicago Scholars. Mr. Dimberio received his MBA from the University of Notre Dame and graduated with a BA in Finance from the University of Notre Dame.

Patrick Lanigan

Partner

Pat Lanigan has diverse experience in all aspects of financing and managing small to mid-sized businesses.  He shares responsibility for all aspects of the Firm's investment and fundraising activities.  Mr. Lanigan serves on the Investment Committee of Twin Bridge Capital Partners.

Mr. Lanigan was formerly a Senior Partner of PPM America Capital Partners, where he led the underwriting for fund investments and equity co-investments. Prior to joining PPM America, Mr. Lanigan held general management positions with Owens Corning and General Binding Corporation. He started his career with Amoco Oil Company.

Mr. Lanigan has served on several boards of directors historically, and currently serves as a director of Pace Industries and is an advisory board member for Centre Partners Fund V and Thoma Bravo Fund IX. He earned his MBA from the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business and a BS in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Notre Dame.

MaryJane Pempek, CPA

Partner & Chief Financial Officer

MaryJane Pempek has spent her entire career in the financial services industry, largely in senior financial roles for private equity firms. She is responsible for oversight of the accounting, finance and tax areas for the Firm.

Before joining Twin Bridge Capital Partners, Ms. Pempek was the Controller of HFR Asset Management, a large hedge fund of funds. Prior to that, she held senior financial positions with PPM America and Code Hennessy & Simmons. She began her career at Crowe Chizek. Ms. Pempek earned a BA in Accounting from St. Mary's College. She is a Certified Public Accountant and a member of the AICPA.

Matt Klinger

Principal

Matt Klinger has spent his entire career focused on leveraged finance, private equity co-investments, and private equity fundraising. At Twin Bridge, Mr. Klinger supports all investment underwriting and fundraising activities.

Prior to joining Twin Bridge, Mr. Klinger most recently worked for iCapital Network, an investment platform focused on providing high net worth investors and their advisors access to alternative investments. He was a member of the distribution team and was responsible for covering investors in the Midwest. Prior to that, Mr. Klinger was a Principal with Stockwell Capital, a Chicago-based private equity firm focused on co-investments, where he had responsibility for originating, underwriting, executing, and managing investments. Mr. Klinger began his career with National City Bank, where he provided senior debt financing for equity sponsor led transactions and middle-market companies.

Mr. Klinger has previously served as a Board Observer for a variety of middle-market companies. Mr. Klinger earned his MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business and graduated from Miami University (Ohio) with a BS in Business.

Rebecca Tomaszewski

Controller

Rebecca Tomaszewski has spent the majority of her business career in the financial services industry. She has mainly worked in finance and accounting roles for investment management firms. At Twin Bridge Capital, she is responsible for the accounting, finance and tax areas of the Firm.

Prior to joining Twin Bridge Capital Partners, Ms. Tomaszewski worked at Invesco LTD, a mutual fund company, as a corporate accountant. Before Invesco, Rebecca was in the Fund Finance group at Lone Pine Capital, a private investment management company that manages several hedge funds. Ms. Tomaszewski began her career in Deloitte's audit practice, and held senior associate roles in both Chicago and New York. Ms. Tomaszewski earned both a BA and a MS in Accounting from the University of Notre Dame. She also earned a BS in Nursing from Emory University. She is a Certified Public Accountant and a Registered Nurse.

Megan Condon

Associate

Megan Condon is responsible for underwriting and supporting the evaluation and execution of fund investments and co-investments.  She also conducts industry research and performs portfolio analytics and database management.

Prior to joining Twin Bridge Capital Partners, Ms. Condon worked as a credit research associate at Logan Circle Partners, an affiliate of Fortress Investment Group.  At Logan Circle, she specialized in corporate bond analysis of the oil and gas industry and was responsible for security selection for both the high yield and investment grade portfolios.

Ms. Condon has passed Level III of the Chartered Financial Analyst exam and expects to receive the CFA designation in 2017. She has a BA in Economics and International Business from Villanova University.

Daniel Quintana

Associate

Daniel Quintana focuses on all aspects of underwriting of both fund investments and co-investments.  His responsibilities also include ongoing manager research, database maintenance as well as portfolio analytics and reporting.

Before joining Twin Bridge Capital Partners, Mr. Quintana worked as a senior analyst in strategy consulting for Aon Risk Solutions.  While at Aon, he was responsible for advising global insurance companies on internal strategic initiatives across a variety of insurance products and geographic markets. Mr. Quintana focused on clients in the healthcare, technology, life sciences and real estate industries.

Mr. Quintana is currently a mentor and young professional board member for HFS Chicago Scholars. He earned his BS in Economics with a focus in Mathematics from the University of Illinois, where he was a varsity football player.

Debbie Ackerman

Senior Advisor

Debbie Ackerman co-founded Twin Bridge Capital Partners and has specialized in middle-market investing for most of her career. Prior to co-founding Twin Bridge, Ms. Ackerman was a Senior Partner of PPM America Capital Partners, where she was most recently responsible for managing the private equity fund-of-funds business, and underwriting equity co-investments. Earlier in her career, Ms. Ackerman worked at Heller Financial in assorted private equity and lending positions.

Ms. Ackerman currently serves on the advisory boards of Calera Capital IV, Swander Pace Capital Partners IV & V, Spire Capital Partners III and Trinity Hunt Capital Partners IV, as well as numerous other board observer seats. She is a member of the Advisory Council for Girls on the Run and a member of the Illini Leadership Council. Ms. Ackerman earned her MBA at Northwestern University and her BA in Finance from the University of Illinois.

David S. Royal

Senior Advisor

David Royal is the chief investment officer at Thrivent Financial. He oversees all investments at Thrivent, including mutual funds, variable products and the general account. His responsibilities include president of Thrivent Asset Management, and president and trustee/director of the Thrivent Mutual Funds and the Thrivent Series Funds.

Prior to being appointed chief investment officer, Mr. Royal served as president of Thrivent Mutual Funds and Thrivent Series Funds. He previously served as deputy general counsel of Thrivent Financial and chief legal officer of Thrivent's mutual funds. Before joining Thrivent in 2006, Mr. Royal was a partner at Kirkland & Ellis LLP, an international law firm based in Chicago, where he practiced in the investment management and private equity groups. Since 2008, Mr. Royal has served as an adjunct professor at the University of Minnesota Law School, where he teaches investment management law.

Mr. Royal received his bachelor of arts degree from Yale College and his juris doctorate from Yale Law School. Mr. Royal served for nine years on the board of the Fairview Foundation, based in Minnesota, where he served as Vice Chair. He also serves as a director of the Children's Cancer Research Fund in Minneapolis.

Russell W. Swansen

Senior Advisor

Russell Swansen is a trustee of the Thrivent Mutual Funds and the Thrivent Series Funds. He also serves on the board of Twin Bridge Capital Partners, and Invenshure, a technology incubator and investment company.

He previously served as senior vice president and chief investment officer at Thrivent Financial and as president of Thrivent Asset Management from 2003 to 2017. During his tenure at Thrivent, Mr. Swansen oversaw all investments including mutual funds, variable products and the general account.

Before joining Thrivent, Mr. Swansen was a managing director at Colonnade Advisors, a Chicago investment bank. Prior to Colonnade, he was president of PPM America, the U.S. registered investment advisory company established in 1990 as a subsidiary of London-based Prudential Portfolio Managers. From 1993 to 1998, he was also chairman of Prudential Portfolio Managers in Canada. From 1983 to 1990, Mr. Swansen was a portfolio manager and later executive vice president of Washington Square Capital Management, the investment management subsidiary of ReliaStar Financial Corporation, now a part of Voya Financial (previously ING). Prior to that, he served as an investment officer with U.S. Bancorp.

Mr. Swansen graduated from Gustavus Adolphus College, in St. Peter, Minnesota, with a bachelor's degree in business and economics. He earned a master's degree from the University of Minnesota Graduate School of Business. Mr. Swansen is on the nonprofit board of Intellectual Takeout and is a member of the investment committee for the Gustavus Adolphus College Endowment. He is a former board member and Chairman of the Children's Cancer Research Fund.