Mark McFadden

Mark McFadden is a Co-Managing Partner in the New York office of CCMP and a member of the Firm’s Investment Committee and has been with the firm and its predecessor entities since 2002. He focuses on making investments in the industrial sector. Prior to joining JPMorgan Partners in 2002, Mr. McFadden was an investment banking Analyst at CSFB and Bowles Hollowell Conner. Mr. McFadden serves on the board of directors of  HaywardEcovyst and BGIS and has been involved in the firm’s investments in Generac, Eco Services and Milacron. Mr. McFadden also serves on the board of The Quad Preparatory School. Mr. McFadden holds a B.B.A. and a B.A. from the College of William and Mary.

 

Richard Zannino

Richard Zannino is a Managing Director in the New York office of CCMP and a member of the Firm’s Investment Committee. Mr. Zannino co-heads the firm’s investment activities in the consumer sector. Prior to joining CCMP in 2009, he was Chief Executive Officer and a member of the board of directors of Dow Jones & Company (“Dow Jones”). Mr. Zannino led Dow Jones’ business and cultural transformation from a newspaper publisher to a diversified media company, driven by operational improvements and $2.5 billion in acquisitions, organic growth investments, business restructurings and asset sales. These efforts culminated in the acquisition of Dow Jones by News Corporation in December 2007 for $5.6 billion, a 65% premium to the unaffected stock price. He joined Dow Jones as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer in February 2001 before his promotion to Chief Operating Officer in July 2002 and to Chief Executive Officer and Director in February 2006.

Prior to joining Dow Jones, Mr. Zannino was Executive Vice President in charge of strategy, finance, M&A, technology, and a number of operating units at Liz Claiborne. He originally joined the company in 1998 as Chief Financial Officer. In 1998, he served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of General Signal, where he led the sale of that company. From 1993 until early 1998, he was at private-equity backed Saks Fifth Avenue, ultimately serving as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, where he oversaw the company’s strategy, finance, business development, merchandise planning and technology and helped lead its successful IPO.

Earlier in his career, he held finance, strategy and M&A positions at JWP (1992), Peter Kiewit Sons’, Inc. (1986-1991), Emery Air Freight (1984-1986) and Continental Group (1981-1984), where he began his career as an Accounts Payable Supervisor.

Mr. Zannino is currently a member of the board of directors of Founder Sport GroupHillman Solutions, Ollie’s Bargain Outlet, Shoes For Crews, Estee Lauder and IAC/InterActiveCorp. and is a trustee of Pace University. He holds a B.S. in Finance and Economics from Bentley College and an M.B.A. in Finance from Pace University.

Joseph Scharfenberger

Joseph Scharfenberger is a Co-Managing Partner in the New York office of CCMP and a member of the Firm’s Investment Committee. Mr. Scharfenberger co-heads the firm’s investment activities in the consumer sector. Prior to joining CCMP in 2008, Mr. Scharfenberger worked at Bear Stearns Merchant Banking. Prior to joining Bear Stearns Merchant Banking, Mr. Scharfenberger worked in the private equity division at Toronto Dominion Securities. Mr. Scharfenberger has been involved with the firm’s investments in Francesca’s CollectionsJamieson Wellness and Ollie’s Bargain Outlet. Mr. Scharfenberger sits on the board of directors of Founder Sport GroupHillman Solutions,  Shoes For Crews, and Truck Hero. He holds a B.A. from The University of Vermont.

Timothy Walsh

Timothy Walsh is a Managing Director in the New York office of CCMP and a member of the Firm’s Investment Committee. Mr. Walsh focuses on making investments in the industrial sector and has been responsible for CCMP’s investments in the chemicals, basic manufacturing, consumer products and packaging sectors. Mr. Walsh was a founding Partner of CCMP upon its formation in 2006 and has been with the firm and its predecessor entities since 1992. Mr. Walsh served as President and CEO from 2016 until March 2022. Prior to joining the private equity division of Chase Manhattan in 1992, Mr. Walsh worked on various industry-focused client teams within The Chase Manhattan Corporation. He serves on the board of directors of Hayward and Ecovyst. Mr. Walsh holds a B.S. from Trinity College and an M.B.A. from the University of Chicago.

Greg Brenneman

Greg Brenneman is Executive Chairman of CCMP and a member of the Firm’s Investment Committee. Mr. Brenneman plays an active leadership role in executing the Firm’s overall strategy while remaining actively engaged in completing transactions, developing strategies and coaching the senior management of CCMP’s portfolio companies.

Prior to joining CCMP in October 2008, Mr. Brenneman served as Chairman, CEO, President and/or COO of Quiznos Sub, Burger King, PwC Consulting and Continental Airlines. In 1994 Mr. Brenneman founded Turnworks, Inc. (“Turnworks”), his personal investment firm that focuses on corporate turnarounds. Prior to founding Turnworks, Mr. Brenneman was a Vice President for Bain & Company. Mr. Brenneman currently serves on the board of directors of HaywardEcovyst, BGIS, Baker Hughes, Baylor College of Medicine and The Home Depot, Inc.

Mr. Brenneman is an Emmy Award winner and the author of Right Away & All At Once, Five Steps To Transform Your Business and Enrich Your Life. Mr. Brenneman holds a B.B.A. in Accounting/Finance, summa cum laude, from Washburn University of Topeka, Kansas and an M.B.A. with distinction from Harvard Business School. He was awarded an honorary Doctor of Commerce degree from Washburn University.