Pine Brook Road Partners has promoted Kristin Gilbert to Principal on its financial services investment team. Ms. Gilbert, an investment professional with nine years of experience, joined Pine Brook’s financial services team in March 2010.
“Kristin has been a great addition to Pine Brook, and has worked on a number of our investments, including AloStar Bank of Commerce, Community Trust Financial Corporation and United PanAm Financial Corp.,” said William Spiegel, a managing director of Pine Brook. “I am pleased to recognize her contributions with this promotion.”
Prior to joining Pine Brook, Ms. Gilbert served as an investment director and a founding member of CVC Partners’ financial services team. Previously she held positions at Madison Dearborn Partners and in Morgan Stanley’s Financial Institutions Group. Ms. Gilbert holds a BA in Economics and Political Science from the University of North Carolina.
Pine Brook Road Partners invests in the energy and financial services sectors. Within the energy sector areas of particular interest include: exploration and production; oilfield services; crude oil, natural gas and petroleum products; transportation and storage; power generation; distribution and transmission; and bio fuels and renewable resources. Within the financial services sector areas of particular interest include: property, casualty and specialty Insurance and reinsurance; life and health insurance; depository Institutions; asset management; specialty finance; servicing, distribution and origination. The firm was founded in 2006 and is based in New York (www.pinebrookpartners.com).
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