||CFO at Tara (4.6x return for Fund I), its predecessor and successor, 30 years of experience as a senior financial and/or managerial leader at defense, aerospace and precision-components manufacturers.
||Fmr CEO at ISW (7.4x return for Fund I) and President of Simpson Industries (public); 33 years of industrial experience, including 10 years of forging experience and 15+ years of experience turning around and leading industrial companies.
||Fmr Chairman and CEO of Conor MedSystems, Inc. (pre-IPO), until he sold it to Johnson & Johnson in February 2007; Fmr Chairman of Savacor, Inc., a medical device company that he sold to St. Jude Medical, Inc. in late 2005 ; Fmr Co-Director of the Interventional Cardiology at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center for 14 years; Serves on multiple boards of medical device companies.
||Fmr CFO and Director of both The Irvine Company and KB Home Corp; A Director of: Ryland Group Inc. (since 2000), Tejon Ranch Co. (since 1998) and AMEX Business Finance (1997-2001); has invested in all of Balmoral’s deals and is on the Dispatch board.
||Fmr Chairman/CEO for both Tenneco Automotive and Collins & Aikman; skilled in acquiring, managing, integrating and restructuring multiple-facility as well as more-centralized industrial organizations.
|G. Blanco & J. Davidson
||25+ years (each) as CRO/Turnaround CEO/consultant performing financial and operational management for both financially distressed and growth companies; worked Bennington and Dispatch; sourced numerous potential investments for Balmoral.
||Fmr President of Gavilan Petroleum, an oil and gas production and development company, and its successor, Crown Energy Corporation, whose asphalt operations he sold in 2006.
||Fmr Director, CEO, President, Chief Stores Officer and SVP over 20+ years at apparel firms such as Chico’s, Tabi, Guess?, Limited Brands and Intimate Brands, Ann Taylor, and else where; sourced and worked with Balmoral on potential acquisitions.