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Peter Petrillo

Executive Vice President of Direct Equity

Peter Petrillo is the Executive Vice President of the Direct Equity Division and since 1995 has worked with middle-market companies as a private equity professional, consultant, and accountant. Before joining Wafra in 1995, Mr. Petrillo was a partner at Claymore Partners where he worked as a turnaround manager and strategic planner for corporate clients. Prior to that, he was a Vice President at Lambert Brussels Capital Corporation, a private equity firm. Mr. Petrillo started his career in public accounting and is a CPA. He has an M.B.A. with distinction from New York University and a B.S. in Accounting from the State University of New York at Albany.

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Michael D. Goodman

Senior Vice President

Michael Goodman serves as a Senior Vice President in the Direct Equity Division. Mr. Goodman has spent his career with middle-market companies as a private equity professional, and subordinated and senior lender. Prior to joining Wafra, Mr. Goodman was a Principal at Equinox Investment Partners, a private investment firm making mezzanine and equity investments. Prior to that he was a Vice President and Senior Originator of leveraged finance at Chase Manhattan Bank. He has an M.B.A. from New York University and a B.S. in Economics from Cornell University.

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Eric Norfleet

Senior Vice President

Eric Norfleet serves as a Senior Vice President in the Direct Equity Division. Since 1990 Mr. Norfleet has worked with with middle-market companies as a private equity professional and investment banker. Prior to joining Wafra, Mr. Norfleet was a Managing Director at Deloitte & Touche Corporate Finance in New York, where he founded and led the financial sponsors group. Prior to that, he was an Assistant Vice President in the M&A group at the Bank of Tokyo and an associate in the M&A group at Samuel Montagu, both in New York. Mr. Norfleet began his career in the management training program at Midland Bank PLC, the parent company of Samuel Montagu, in New York. He has a B.S. in Finance from McIntire School of Commerce, at the University of Virginia.

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Ryan T. Wierck

Senior Vice President

Ryan Wierck serves as a Senior Vice President in the Direct Equity Division. Mr. Wierck has been working with middle-market companies since 1997 as a private equity professional and investment banker. Prior to joining Wafra, Mr. Wierck worked at New York-based Oppenheimer & Co., Inc. in the M&A and corporate finance departments where he focused primarily on buy and sell side M&A engagements and private placements of both debt and equity. He has an M.B.A. from Columbia Business School and a B.S. in Economics from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.

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Jeffrey Gerson

Senior Vice President

Jeffrey Gerson serves as a Senior Vice President in the Direct Equity Division. Mr. Gerson has over fifteen years of experience with middle-market companies as a private equity professional and investment banker. Prior to joining Wafra, Mr. Gerson worked at Lane, Berry & Co. and Rhone Capital LLC, and he began his career in the investment banking division of Salomon Smith Barney where he worked in the Media & Leisure and M&A groups. He has an M.B.A. from the MIT Sloan School of Management and a B.A. in History from the University of Pennsylvania.

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Sam Green

Vice President

Sam Green serves as a Vice President in the Direct Equity Division. Mr. Green came to Wafra from New York-based Silver Lane Advisors, where he focused on mergers and acquisitions, valuations and strategic advisory assignments within the asset management, commercial banking and financial technology sectors. He has a B.S. in Financial Engineering from the School of Management at Binghamton University.

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