Dominick J. Schiano
Mr. Schiano is the President and co-founding Partner of Evergreen Capital Partners LLC and a Senior Advisor to The Gores Group. Mr. Schiano supports The Gores Group by sourcing investment opportunities, and providing strategic, operational and financial guidance with respect to portfolio company investments in the industrial sector. He also serves as President of Gores Holdings II, Inc. (NASDAQ:GSHTU).
Evergreen has previously been engaged by TowerBrook Capital Partners where Mr. Schiano was a member of the Management Advisory Board and by DLJ Merchant Banking Partners, the Private equity arm of Credit Suisse where he held the position of Vice Chairman – Global Industrial Partners.
Prior to forming Evergreen, Mr. Schiano served as a Managing Director and member of the Investment Committee of Questor Partners Funds. Previously, Mr. Schiano served in various senior operating, finance and M&A roles at Textron Inc., TRW Inc., Wickes Companies Inc., and its predecessor, Gulf+Western Industries Inc. Mr. Schiano began his career at Emerson Electric Company Inc.
Mr. Schiano has served on numerous local government, private company, joint venture and public company boards including STR Holdings Inc. (NYSE:STRI) and Material Sciences Corporation (NASDAQ:MASC). Mr. Schiano is currently Chairman of the Board of Tweddle Group, Inc. and TurbineAero Inc., he is a director of US Farathane, LLL Transport, Aerostar Logistics, and Davalor Mold. He is also a member of the Advisory Boards of Great Range Capital and Closed Loop Partners.
Mr. Schiano attended Long Island University, majoring in Finance, the University of Pennsylvania – Wharton School Management Development Program and the Northwestern University – Kellogg School Mergers and Acquisitions Program.