Peak Rock Capital has appointed Ryan Fitch as a senior vice president of the firm. Fitch was previously part of the business development team at Platinum Equity where he was responsible for deal origination and managing strategic relationships with corporate sellers, investment banks and other intermediaries.
Peak Rock Capital LLC (“Peak Rock” or the “Firm”), an Austin, Texas based private equity firm, today announced that Ryan Fitch has been named a Senior Vice President of the Firm, responsible for leading Peak Rock’s business development group. In this role, Mr. Fitch will work closely with the Firm’s leadership team to further develop Peak Rock’s growing relationships.
Mr. Fitch previously spent nearly a decade as part of the business development team at Platinum Equity, where he was responsible for deal origination and managing strategic relationships with corporate sellers, investment banks and other intermediaries. Mr. Fitch earned a bachelor’s degree from the University of California, Berkeley.
Anthony DiSimone, Chief Executive Officer of Peak Rock, said, “We are delighted to welcome Ryan to the team and look forward to utilizing his industry experience as Peak Rock maintains and expands relationships with its partners in the investment banking and financial advisory communities.”
Peak Rock also announced that Matthew Puglisi is joining the firm as a Vice President. Mr. Puglisi recently graduated from Harvard Business School and was previously a Senior Associate at Wind Point Partners. He began his career as an Investment Banking Analyst at Citigroup. Additionally, Trina Segura has joined the Peak Rock finance team as a Senior Accountant. Previously, Ms. Segura was a Senior Accountant at TPG Capital and Ernst & Young.
Mr. DiSimone commented, “Building on Peak Rock’s successes and significant opportunities under review, the Firm continues to grow its outstanding talent base, as evidenced by the additions of Ryan, Matthew and Trina.”
ABOUT PEAK ROCK CAPITAL
Peak Rock Capital is an Austin, Texas based private equity firm that makes debt and equity investments in middle market companies. Peak Rock focuses on investing in companies where it can support management in driving rapid growth and profit improvement through operational and strategic changes. Peak Rock’s principals have deep expertise in complex situations, with the ability to provide tailored capital solutions and close transactions quickly where speed and certainty are priorities.