AE Industrial Partners LP has named Marc Baliotti as a senior managing director. Previously, he worked at GSO Capital/Blackstone where he was a managing director.
BOCA RATON, Fla., Nov. 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — AE Industrial Partners, LP (“AEI”), a private equity investor specializing in aerospace and defense, power generation, and specialty industrial companies, announced today that Marc Baliotti has joined the firm as a Senior Managing Director.
Mr. Baliotti brings a highly successful track record in structuring non-traditional credit solutions with attractive risk/return characteristics. He has more than 20 years of structured credit and private equity investing experience, most recently as a Managing Director at GSO Capital/Blackstone.
AEI also announced that it will expand its investment solutions to include new structured credit offerings. AEI will look to further optimize the capital structures among its portfolio investments, as well as provide alternative investment products to outside companies and owners within its target industries. At the same time, the firm will offer higher yielding, non-equity, instruments to select investors.
“We have worked with Marc on several investments over the past three years, and we are confident that he is the perfect fit for AE Industrial, both professionally and personally,” said David Rowe, Managing Partner of AEI.
Michael Greene, Managing Partner of AEI, added, “The firm is seeing strong demand from both investors and companies for alternative credit solutions, and we believe that we can capitalize on our position as one of the premier investors in our target industries to bring creative credit solutions to business owners.”
“I look forward to working closely with my new AEI colleagues as we launch the firm’s new product offerings,” said Mr. Baliotti. “AEI has a stellar reputation in the specialized industries in which it serves, and I am excited about the opportunities ahead.”
Prior to joining GSO Capital, Mr. Baliotti was a Principal of AIG Highstar Capital, and previously worked at DLJ Merchant Banking Partners (DLJMB) and Advanstar Communications Inc., a portfolio company of DLJMB. He received a BS in Economics with distinction from the U.S. Naval Academy and an MBA from Villanova University while on active duty in the U.S. Navy.
About AE Industrial Partners
AE Industrial Partners is a private equity firm specializing in control investments in aerospace and defense, power generation, and specialty industrial businesses. AEI invests in market-leading companies that can benefit from its deep operating experience, industry knowledge, and relationships. Learn more at www.aeroequity.com