Insignia Capital hires Lake Capital principal Obenchain

Insignia Capital Group has hired former Lake Capital principal Tiffany Obenchain as a principal. During her time at Lake Capital, Obenchain played an active role in several Lake investments and worked as director at four of Lake’s portfolio companies. Immediately prior to joining Insignia, Obenchain spent a year working at HarbourVest’s direct investment team.

Press Release

Insignia Capital Group, a private equity firm focused on the North American lower middle-market, announced today that Tiffany Obenchain has joined the firm as a Principal.

Prior to joining Insignia, Tiffany was a Vice President at Lake Capital where she focused on investments in service-based enterprises. During her five-year tenure at Lake, Tiffany worked closely with Insignia founding Partner and Managing Director, Tony Broglio, and played an active role in a number of the firm’s investments. She also served as a Director at four of Lake’s portfolio companies.

After Lake and immediately prior to joining Insignia, Tiffany spent over a year with HarbourVest’s direct investment team where she focused on originating, evaluating, and executing direct co-investments in growth equity, buyout and mezzanine transactions.

Tiffany began her career in investment banking at JPMorgan in the Diversified Industrials group. She received a B.A. with Honors in Mathematical Methods in the Social Sciences and Economics from Northwestern University and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.

Insignia Capital Group is a private equity firm in the San Francisco Bay Area dedicated to helping lower middle-market companies achieve their true business potential. Insignia looks for companies with attractive business prospects that may, in certain cases, be constrained from capitalizing on available growth and value creation opportunities. Our team has significant experience helping build successful businesses, and as a result, understands first-hand the strategic and operational challenges that lower middle-market companies regularly face. Our goal is to partner with talented, motivated management teams and support them with the value-added expertise and capital necessary to achieve business excellence.