Rakesh (Rick) JainManaging Director & Investment Committee Member at Star Mountain Capital
Rakesh (Rick) Jain is a Partner and Investment Committee member at Star Mountain Capital, with over two decades of alternative investment management experience with most of that time spent managing private debt and private equity funds in the U.S. middle market. At Star Mountain, Rick helps lead the firm’s direct investment activities in private credit and equity and is involved in all aspects of investment origination, underwriting and portfolio management, serving on several board of directors portfolio companies in education, financial services, business services and software. Rick joined Star Mountain from Green Brook Capital Management, a private investment firm that he founded in 2009, which focused on providing flexible private debt and structured equity solutions to middle market companies, primarily in the services sector.
Rick was previously a principal and member of the general partner at Stone Tower Equity Partners, a $2.5 billion hybrid private equity/special situations credit fund that was a division of Stone Tower Capital, a $17 billion in AUM credit investment firm that was ultimately acquired by Apollo Global Management. Prior to Stone Tower Capital, Rick was a Director at Citigroup Alternative Investments where he managed funds focused on direct investments in private equity and private credit, as well as fund investments and strategic financial services investments.
Mr. Jain holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Joint Honors – Economics and Finance) degree from McGill University.