The partners have a unique blend of operating and investing experience.

Sayles Braga

  • Private Equity: Alerion Partners (consumer products, marketing and business services, and targeted media companies). Currently on the Board of Directors of EnviroScent, True Citrus, InStadium and DeliverCareRx.

  • Operations: co-founder/CEO of ABD3, a mobile software company.

  • Investment Banking: Lazard, Restructuring Group.

  • Education: BA, Economics, Harvard University.  

  • Private Equity: Versonis Suhler Stevenson (media, communications, and business information companies); and The Builders Fund (consumer-oriented companies).

  • Operations: co-founder of EarthWater Global and Niobe Water, technology-enabled water resource development companies.

  • Investment Banking: JPMorgan, Syndicated & Leveraged Finance, and Capital Markets.

  • Education: AB, Government & Legal Studies, Bowdoin College.  

Nick Rutherfurd