Greenbriar promotes two to managing partner

New York-based private equity firm Greenbriar Equity Group LP has promoted Michael Weiss and Niall McComiskey to managing partner.

New York-based private equity firm Greenbriar Equity Group LP has promoted Michael Weiss and Niall McComiskey to managing partner.

Prior to joining Greenbriar, Weiss worked in Merrill Lynch’s financial sponsors and leveraged finance group. Weiss joined Greenbriar in 2004 and has led the sourcing and structuring of a number of investments with a particular focus on the rail, logistics, and industrial & business services sectors.

Before coming to Greenbriar, McComiskey was a vice president at HSH Nordbank AG. He joined Greenbriar in 2006 and leads the firm’s investment activities in the distribution sector, while also having worked on investments in the aerospace, commercial vehicle and maritime sectors.

Launched in 1999, Greenbriar has over $4 billion of committed capital focused on investing in manufacturing and services businesses.