John Howe founded Old Hill in 1996 and has over 25 years of experience investing and managing credit and asset based lending transactions. John is Old Hill′s Chief Executive Officer and responsible for overall portfolio construction. John is the chairman of the Investment Committee. Prior to Old Hill, John was a Managing Director at Nomura Securities in New York from 1990 to 1995, where he oversaw the $40 billion Government Securities Business Unit. Before joining Nomura, John was a Senior Vice President at Kidder Peabody, where he managed and traded fixed-income securities for seven years.
John earned his undergraduate degree from Tufts University and graduate degree from Columbia University, with a specialization in international business.
John was a captain in the United States Army, serving 10 years in active and reserve units.
Jeff Haas joined Old Hill in 2011. Jeff has over 20 years of diverse financial experience focused on portfolio management, transaction structuring and Chief Operating Officer duties. At Old Hill, Jeff is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the Firm and implementing and supervising the compliance program of the Firm, as well as sourcing and structuring transactions. Jeff is a member of the Firm′s Investment Committee.
Prior to joining Old Hill, Jeff was the Chief Operating Officer and Co-Portfolio Manager of Juniperhill Asset Management and a Portfolio Manager for Centrecourt Asset Management, both small cap-focused lending investment advisory firms. Earlier, Jeff served as a Portfolio Manager and Trader at CIBC World Markets, where he co-managed proprietary trading for less liquid investments and structured lending. He began his career as a certified public accountant.
Jeff earned an MBA in finance and international business from NYU′s Leonard N. Stern School of Business, after receiving an undergraduate accounting degree from Adelphi University.
Peter Faigl joined Old Hill in 2009. Peter has over 15 years of experience analyzing credit based transactions and portfolio management for asset-backed lending investments. Peter is responsible for sourcing transactions, analysis, asset-level modeling, structuring and asset management for the Firm′s asset-backed investments. Prior to Old Hill, Peter was with NewStar Financial, helping the company develop both its structured finance securities and asset-backed investment businesses. Earlier, Peter was responsible for structuring and execution of asset-backed principal transactions at UBS. Peter started his career as an analyst at Banc of America Securities.
Peter is a CFA charter holder and a graduate of James Madison University with majors in quantitative finance and economics.
Bill Cargill has been with the Firm since 2003. He previously worked at CSG Investments, Inc., an affiliate of a $5.5 billion privately held financial institution. CSG invested over $1.5 billion in high-yield fixed income securities during Mr. Cargill's tenure. Formerly, he served as the Senior Underwriter at ORIX Capital Markets, LLC, and was instrumental in the underwriting of approximately $1 billion in CMBS subordinated bonds covering $20 billion in real estate assets. Earlier in his 15-year career with ORIX, Bill was a Senior Asset Manager in the special servicing unit, concentrating on owned assets. He has extensive loan workout experience across all major property types in a wide variety of geographic locations, and also has significant experience in management of REO properties.
Bill holds a BS in Accounting from Oklahoma State University.
Dennis Leote joined Old Hill in 2008 originally as an accounting associate and had since been promoted to a credit analyst for the Firm′s asset-backed investment activities. Dennis is responsible for asset-level modeling and collateral analysis for asset-backed investments. Prior to Old Hill, Dennis worked as a Vice President of Product Control and Business Applications at Pequot Capital Management, a hedge fund that managed over $7 billion in assets. He began his career at AQR Capital, a hedge fund focused on quantitative strategies, as an Accounting and Operations analyst.
Dennis earned his BBA from Pace University.
Cameron joined Old Hill in 2017 as an analyst for the Firm's investment portfolio. Cameron assists with the origination, underwriting, and management of the Firm's asset-backed lending transactions. Prior to joining Old Hill Cameron worked at Deutsche Bank and Societe Generale Corporate & Investment Bank as well as co-founded his own technology venture.
Cameron has a Bachelors of Commerce Degree with Honours from Queen's University in Kingston, Ontario, Canada
Brian Moorehouse joined Old Hill in 2017. At Old Hill, Brian is responsible for overall Finance and Fund Accounting, as well as being a member of the Firm’s Investment Committee. Brian has over 13 years in the financial services industry. Prior to joining Old Hill Brian was a manager of Fund accounting at SS&C Technologies/GlobeOp Financial Services, and held accounting and product control positions at Goldman Sachs, Deutsche Bank, and Morgan Stanley. His experience within these institutions covered a wide range of products as he served within the Fixed Income, Currencies, and Commodities division at Goldman, the Equities Proprietary Trading group at Deutsche, and the Credit Securitized Products Group at Morgan. Brian holds a B.S. in accounting from Bucknell University, and is a licensed certified public accountant.
Anna Lamie joined Old Hill Partners in 2016, as an Associate responsible for managing fund accounting and coordination with fund administrators. She is also responsible for day to day Treasury operations. Prior to Old Hill, Anna was a staff accountant at Genex Turbine and DMG Information, a division of Daily Mail and General Trust.
Anna has a BA in Sociology from the University of Connecticut and is currently pursuing an MBA in Accounting from the University of Hartford.
Kim Hopkins joined Old Hill in 2010. Kim has over 20 years of experience in legal administration and paralegal activities and serves in those roles for Old Hill. Prior to Old Hill, Kim served as the paralegal in a local law office specializing in real estate and corporate matters, with responsibility for all aspects of commercial and real estate closings, asset purchases and sales, among other duties.
Kim earned a degree from Sacred Heart University.
Christie joined Old Hill in 2017 as a Marketing and Investor Relations Associate. Prior to Old Hill, Christie was a Commercial Operations Coordinator at A&E Television Networks.
Christie has a BA in Communications with a minor in Marketing from Fairfield University and is pursuing an MBA at the University of Connecticut School of Business.
Steve Landis joined Old Hill in 2017. Steve has over 30 years’ experience in finance both in asset management and the broker/dealer community. At Old Hill, Steve’s focus is on sourcing new investor relationships for the Firm’s investment offerings. Steve was formerly with Delaware Investments as a Senior Portfolio Manager managing $1.1 billion in emerging market debt. Prior to Delaware Investments Steve was a Managing Director at FH International Management which he oversaw emerging market debt vehicles with over $100mm in assets. Steve also previously held positions at Winmill & Co, Barclays de Zoete Wedd Securities, as well as Kidder Peabody & Co. Steve Holds a BA from Beloit College and an MBA from Columbia University.
Margot joined Old Hill in 2017 as an associate responsible for special projects. Prior to joining Old Hill, Margot interned at JLL Partners, a mid-market Private Equity firm based in NYC, where she assisted a two-person Investor Relations team. Margot has also held internships at various financial services companies including Thomson Reuters.
Margot has a BA in English with a Sociology minor from Union College.
Colleen joined Old Hill Partners in 2017 as an Associate in the accounting department. Prior to joining Old Hill, Colleen completed a year-long internship with Fidelity Investments.
Colleen graduated from Fairfield University with an undergraduate degree in both accounting and finance.
Jack Campbell advises Old Hill on a range of airlines, railroads, automotive and transportation equipment manufacturers, and leasing companies. He brings an extensive record of financing major transportation, infrastructure, and asset finance clients. Over his career he has headed transport & infrastructure sector teams at StormHarbour Securities, HREGroup/Depfa, HSH Nordbank, and the Deutsche Post Group, and he was in the supply chain sector at Credit Suisse First Boston. Additionally, Jack spent 11 years in the equipment leasing industry at CIS Corporation as an Executive Vice President.
Jack has a B.A from Dartmouth College.