Alternative asset manager further broadens senior team to drive its continued growth.
LOS ANGELES, MAY 2016 – Breakwater Management, LLC (“Breakwater”) is pleased to announce the recent addition of Dana Goldstein as Managing Director, Investor Relations. Based in Los Angeles, Breakwater is a private investment firm that specializes in direct debt and equity investments in leading lower middle market companies.
Prior to joining Breakwater, Ms. Goldstein served as Managing Director, Investor Relations of Levine Leichtman Capital Partners in Los Angeles. She previously served as Director of Business Development and Investor Relations for Guggenheim Partners’ infrastructure investment effort. Ms. Goldstein also worked at Avenue Capital Group in investor relations, business development and marketing, concentrating on Avenue’s private equity and hedge fund strategies.
Prior to her investor relations career, Ms. Goldstein worked in equity research at Morgan Stanley and in accounting and finance at Bear Stearns. She is a graduate of the Olin School of Business of Washington University.
Eric Beckman, Managing Partner at Breakwater, commented, “We are extremely pleased to welcome Dana to the firm as a member of our senior leadership team.” Managing Partner Saif Mansour added, “Dana’s experience raising capital and managing investor relationships on behalf of leading alternative investment firms will be a significant asset to Breakwater’s direct lending and growth equity efforts.”
Commenting on her new role, Ms. Goldstein said, “I am excited to join Breakwater and to have the opportunity to work with such an experienced team of investment and operating professionals. Breakwater’s debt and equity investment capabilities and track record resonate strongly with investors, and I very much look forward to supporting the firm’s next phase of growth.”
Breakwater Management is a private investment firm that backs leading lower middle market growth companies. The firm aligns itself with committed management teams, owners, and sponsors, providing both financing and operating expertise to propel emerging businesses into their growth curve. Breakwater offers independent and institutional investors access to proprietary direct lending and growth equity opportunities through multiple vehicles.
To learn more about Breakwater, visit www.breakwaterfunds.com or call (424) 777-4000.