Meet the Team

BPEA is managed by a team of investment professionals with significant direct deal experience and a consistent track record of creating value over multiple funds and economic cycles.

Managing Directors

John Brooke

John Brooke

Managing Director & Co-Founder
Chris Austen

Christopher Austen

Managing Director

Investment Team

Biyi Animashaun

Biyi Animashaun

Senior Associate
Jay Scuteri

Jay Scuteri

Senior Associate

Finance/Operations

Steve Byers

Steve Byers

Chief Financial Officer
Laurie Callicutt

Laurie Callicutt

Chief Compliance Officer & Vice President of Finance
Nate Caron

Nathan Caron

Senior Finance Associate

Taylor Parkinson

Finance Associate
Lynsey Shanchez

Lynsey Sanchez

Associate, Investor Relations
Katie Buckler

Katherine Buckler

Office Manager

Co-Founder

Peter Brooke

Peter Brooke

Co-Founder