Insignia Capital announces promotions

Insignia Capital Group has promoted Pradyut Shah to managing director, Julian Hinderling to principal and Nick DeTrempe to vice president.


Walnut Creek, CA, March 7, 2018 — Insignia Capital Group, a leading middle-market private equity firm, today announced the promotions of Pradyut Shah to Managing Director, Julian Hinderling to Principal and Nick DeTrempe to Vice President.

“My partners and I are thrilled to recognize the well-earned promotions of these talented individuals,” said David Lowe, Chairman & CEO of Insignia. “The promotions are a reflection of their important contributions to the growth and success of the firm, and further enhance our ability to help founders and management teams realize their full potential. We look forward to their continued contributions.”

These promotions will assist Insignia in fulfilling its mandate to make equity investments in profitable, growing companies with $5-30 million of EBITDA. Insignia will selectively pursue larger platform investments that require in excess of $100 million of equity, and routinely evaluates smaller strategic add-on acquisitions for existing portfolio companies.

Pradyut Shah joined Insignia in 2011 as a founding member of the Firm. Prior to Insignia, he was a Vice President at Behrman Capital. He began his career at Credit Suisse First Boston’s Technology Group working on mergers and acquisitions in the technology sector. Pradyut attended the University of Pennsylvania, where he graduated summa cum laude.

Julian Hinderling joined Insignia in 2016 as a Vice President. Prior to Insignia, Julian was a Vice President at American Securities. Before that, Julian spent time at Disney’s Corporate Strategy & Business Development Group as well as Credit Suisse’s Leveraged Finance & Restructuring Group. Julian earned an MBA degree from Stanford University and previously attended Georgetown University, where he graduated cum laude.

Nick DeTrempe joined Insignia in 2014 as an Associate. Prior to Insignia, Nick was an Associate at Baird Capital and an Analyst in Credit Suisse’s investment banking group. Nick attended the University of Notre Dame, where he graduated magna cum laude.

About Insignia Capital Group
Insignia Capital Group is a San Francisco Bay Area private equity firm focused on lower middle-market companies. Insignia partners with company founders and management teams to help drive growth and achieve true business potential. The firm’s principals have significant experience building businesses across a range of industries including consumer, business services and healthcare. For more information please visit