May 5, 2008 Share Print
Saw Mill Capital Announces a Promotion and a Team Addition

Briarcliff Manor, New York, May 5, 2008 – Saw Mill Capital is pleased to announce two personnel changes. Timothy Nelson, formerly Vice President, was promoted to Principal and Peter Coyne joined Saw Mill as Vice President.

Howard Unger, Managing Partner, commented that, “Since joining us in 2003, Tim has made tremendous contributions to our firm, and is now ready to take a leadership responsibility for one of our transaction teams. In this role he will be sourcing and executing investments, as well as working closely with our portfolio company managers to achieve their business objectives.”

HWe are also pleased to announce that to support the continued growth of Saw Mill, we have increased our investment team with the addition of Pete Coyne as Vice President. “Pete has not only investment experience, but also significant managerial and operational experiences, which will be invaluable due to our firm’s operational focus,” said Scott Budoff, a Partner.

Prior to joining Saw Mill Capital in 2008, Pete led strategic sourcing for Crane Co., a $2.7 billion manufacturer of highly engineered products. He also spent several years at Danaher, where he managed a sub-plant and held multiple operational assignments. Before Danaher, Pete was an investment professional at Mellon Ventures where he sourced, executed, and managed private-equity investments. He began his career as an analyst in First Union Securities Leveraged Finance Group. He has a B.S. degree in Chemistry from The College of William and Mary and an M.B.A. from The Darden School at the University of Virginia.

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 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 or contact any of the firm members.