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Private Equity Team

FW Capital considers portfolio management to be a principal means for risk reduction given the uncertainty of outcomes over the long term. FW Capital relies on the judgment of the team to achieve balance across key diversifiers. 
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Investment Professionals

Steve Baker

Stephen A. Baker

Managing Director, Co-Head of Private Equity

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Seaport Capital Partners
Providence Journal Company

Education 
BA - University of Cincinnati
MBA - New York University

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Rob Maeder

M. Robert Maeder, CFA

Managing Director, Co-Head of Private Equity

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L.E.K. Consulting
CIVC Partners
Merrill Lynch & Co.

Education 
BA - Northwestern University
MBA - Northwestern University

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Julia Ossipov-Grodsky

Julia Ossipov-Grodsky, CFA

Managing Director

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Morgan Stanley
J. P. Morgan

Education 
BS - University of Pennsylvania

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Jeffrey Aebischer

Jeffrey D. Aebischer

Vice President, Senior Investment Manager

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Moelis & Company
U.S. Army

Education 
BS - United States Military Academy
MBA - University of Pennsylvania

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Joshua Young

Joshua M. Young

Vice President, Senior Investment Manager

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Hycroft Capital
LP Capital Advisors

Education 
BBA - Evangel University
MS - Georgetown University

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Tariq Adam

Tarik Adam

Senior Investment Manager

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Peppertree Partners
Allegiant Asset Management
McDonald Investments

Education 
BS - The Ohio State University
MBA - Case Western Reserve University

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Drew Gleason

Drew M. Gleason

Investment Manager

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OrthoAlliance
Q Advisors, LLC

Education 
BA - Indiana University

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Kyle T. Jones

Investment Manager

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Barclays, New York
U.S. Navy

Education 
BS - United States Naval Academy

MBA - New York University

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Chris C. Amaya

Associate

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Morgan Stanley 
Federal Reserve Bank of New York

Education 
BSBA - Georgetown University 

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Ryan Boggs

Ryan H. Boggs, CPA

Investment Analyst

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Ernst & Young

Education 
BA - University of Cincinnati

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Justin Kim

Justin S. Kim

Investment Analyst

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Fort Washington Investment Advisors, Inc.
University of California, Berkeley

Education 
BA - University of California, Berkeley

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Justin Betrus

Investment Analyst

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BBR Partners, Chicago
Navigant Consulting

Education 
BS – Georgetown University
 
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Investor Relations

Jamie Daugherty

Jamie L. Daugherty

Manager, Investor Relations

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Cincinnati Reds

Education 
BA - Northern Kentucky University

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Nicole Robinson

Nicole M. Robinson

Client Service Associate

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JBM Corporate Holdings

Education 
BA - University of Cincinnati

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Nicole Hamilton

Nicole L. Hamilton

Private Equity Coordinator

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W&S Financial Group Distributors 
National Underground Railroad Freedom Center

Education 
Business Executive Education - University of Cincinnati

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Finance & Accounting

Andrea Newton

Andrea M. Newton, CPA

Vice President, Private Equity Finance and Administration

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Axcess Financial Services
Ernst & Young

Education 
BS - Miami University

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Joe Reifenberg

Joe S. Reifenberg

Senior Finance & Accounting Analyst

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Ernst & Young

Education 
BBA - University of Cincinnati

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Hannah K. Butler 

Finance & Accounting Analyst

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Capital Group, Irvine, CA

Education 
BBA - University of Notre Dame

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Fund Administration

Timothy R. White

Manager, Private Equity Operations

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Transamerica Retirement Solutions

Education 
BSBA - The Ohio State University
MBA - 
Miami University

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Amity Denman

Amity S. Denman

Senior Relationship Research Associate

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J.P. Morgan

Education 
BA - University of Cincinnati

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Doris Nelson

Doris E. Nelson

Operations Analyst, Private Equity Operations 

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Western & Southern Financial Group

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Ryan Brandenburg

Investment Associate

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Western & Southern Financial Group

Education 
BSBA Northern Kentucky University

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Ben Aufermann

Ben Aufermann

Investment Associate

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Fort Washington Investment Advisors, Inc.

Education 
BBA University of Cincinnati

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Philosophy

Our philosophical foundation underpins a commitment to an approach that we believe can create repeatable outcomes for our limited partners.
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Approach

FW Capital seeks to use a rigorous and disciplined investment process to implement its investment strategy.
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