Millbrook Capital Management Inc said Wednesday that it appointed Alan Rivera to President and John Powers to Senior Vice President effective Jan. 1. Rivera previously held the position of General Counsel & Chief Financial Officer at Millbrook Capital since 1996. Powers has been with MCM since 2005 and is focused on sourcing, structuring, and providing operational oversight for the firm’s direct private equity investments.
NEW YORK, NY–(Marketwired – Jan 6, 2016) – Millbrook Capital Management Inc. (MCM), a family office that specializes in direct private equity investments, is pleased to announce the appointments of Alan L. Rivera to President and John W. Powers to Senior Vice President effective January 1, 2016.
Mr. Rivera previously held the position of General Counsel & Chief Financial Officer at MCM since 1996. Mr. Rivera serves as an officer and board member of all the MCM portfolio companies, including serving as Vice Chairman of Wastebuilt Environmental Solutions, LLC. Mr. Rivera is a member representative of the Advisory Board of Wicks Capital Partners IV, L.P., a $414mm fund formed to make privately negotiated control investments in the information, education and media industries. From 1994 to 1996, Mr. Rivera served as Executive Vice President of Finance and Administration and as General Counsel of the NYC Economic Development Corporation. From 1990 to 1994, he was a Corporate Attorney with Townley & Updike, and from 1987 to 1990, a Public Finance Attorney with Mudge Rose Guthrie Alexander & Ferdon. Mr. Rivera served as Vice President, Secretary and Board Member of Key Components, LLC, a manufacturer of electrical and mechanical engineered equipment components, from 1997 to 2004 and CFO and General Counsel of MMI Investments, L.P. from 1996 to 2012. He is a former board member of Asta Funding, Inc. (NASDAQ: ASFI), the NYC Industrial Development Agency, NYC Health & Hospitals Corporation and Cancer Care, Inc. Mr. Rivera earned his BS in Business Administration from Boston University and his JD from Georgetown University.
MCM also announced the promotion of John W. Powers to Senior Vice President. Mr. Powers has been with MCM since 2005 and is focused on sourcing, structuring, and providing operational oversight for the firm’s direct private equity investments. Mr. Powers serves as a Board Member of Wastebuilt Environmental Solutions, LLC, an MCM portfolio company. Prior to joining MCM, Mr. Powers served as an Associate in the Turnaround Advisory Group of Alvarez & Marsal where he worked on financial restructuring and operational turnaround assignments from 2002 to 2004. From 2000 to 2002, Mr. Powers was an investment banking analyst in the M&A Advisory and Financial Sponsors Groups of SoundView. Mr. Powers earned his BS from Georgetown University and his MBA from Columbia Business School.
About Millbrook Capital Management Inc.
Millbrook Capital Management Inc., headquartered in New York City, is a single family office that specializes in direct private equity investments. The firm seeks to acquire and grow companies in partnership with founders and experienced management teams by providing capital, strategic guidance and operational oversight. The firm makes control investments in lower middle-market manufacturing and business services companies and has acquired over forty companies since its founding in 1981, including eight companies since 2012.