Briarcliff Manor, New York, May 19, 2009 – Saw Mill Capital is pleased to announce that Jason Mueller will be rejoining the Saw Mill team as a Vice President after completing his MBA at Columbia University. In this role, he will be involved in sourcing and executing investments, as well as working closely with portfolio companies to achieve their business objectives.
“Jason was a valuable team member prior to going to graduate school, and we are excited that he will be rejoining us as we continue to grow our investment team”, stated Howard Unger, Managing Partner at Saw Mill Capital. “We believe that the current market conditions provide incredible opportunities for both our existing portfolio and for new investments, and we are pleased to be adding an experienced and proven investor like Jason who can move at the pace needed in the current environment”, Mr. Unger added.
Prior to business school, Jason worked for Saw Mill Capital as an Associate, in which role he supported both new investment activity and portfolio management. Prior to Saw Mill Capital, he was an Investment Banking Associate at Oppenheimer & Co. Inc., where he advised clients on mergers, acquisitions and corporate finance transactions. Jason has a B.A. in Economics and Computer Science from Boston University and an MBA from Columbia University.
About Saw Mill Capital LLC
Saw Mill Capital LLC is a private equity firm that acquires manufacturing and service companies with enterprise values of $25 to $200 million. Saw Mill makes platform investments in companies with at least $5 million of pro forma EBITDA, and will consider smaller transactions as add-ons for portfolio companies. Saw Mill’s disciplined process and active involvement allow it to help companies reach their full potential by working collaboratively with management teams and outside executives to create effective business strategies, implement best practices and provide global market expertise. To learn more about Saw Mill Capital, please visit www.sawmillcapital.com or contact any of the firm members.