Eldridge appoints Trogni as operating partner

Prior to joining Eldridge, Trogni was a co-founder and partner at Authentum Partners.

Eldridge Industries has named Michele Trogni as an operating partner. Also, Trogni was appointed chairman of the board of directors for SE2, an Eldridge business. Prior to joining Eldridge, Trogni was a co-founder and partner at Authentum Partners.


GREENWICH, Conn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Eldridge Industries (“Eldridge”), a holding company that invests in and helps manage businesses, today announced that Michele Trogni has joined Eldridge as an Operating Partner, where she will support the strategic growth and development of Eldridge’s businesses. Michele has also been appointed Chairman of the Board of Directors for SE2, an Eldridge business and a leader in technology-driven third-party administration services for the U.S. life and annuity insurance industry.

“We are excited to leverage Michele’s expertise in data insights, analytics, and technology solutions in her new role as Chairman of the Board of Directors for SE2 and across our other businesses,” said Tony Minella, Co-Founder and President at Eldridge.

Prior to joining Eldridge, Michele was a co-founder and partner at Authentum Partners, a venture capital investment and advisory firm. She has held a range of senior leadership roles, including Executive Vice President of Consolidated Markets and Solutions for IHS Markit, and Group CIO and Head of IB Operations at UBS, where she worked for 25 years. Michele is also a board member of Deutsche Bank’s Supervisory Board and on the Board of Directors of Morneau Shepell.

“With a thirty-year track record of building businesses, Michele brings to bear an exceptional operational skillset and shares our understanding that technology is an overlay across all of our businesses,” said Todd Boehly, Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer at Eldridge.

“I greatly admire what Todd and Tony have built at Eldridge and their ability to identify a mix of seasoned and new businesses as well as helping entrepreneurs build business from scratch,” said Trogni. “I look forward to working with the full team at Eldridge to support the long-term growth of our firm’s incredible platform.”

About Eldridge Industries
Eldridge Industries grows diversified businesses with a focus on Credit and Credit/Real Estate Hybrid; Insurance and Insurance Tech; Real Estate; Sports and Media; Convenient Food; and Technology. In particular, the firm seeks to build and grow businesses led by proven management teams that have demonstrated leadership and experience to scale an enterprise. Eldridge is headquartered in Greenwich, Connecticut, with additional offices in Beverly Hills, New York, and London. To learn more about Eldridge please visit www.eldridge.com.