PRESIDENT & CEO, TorreyCove Capital Partners
Mr. Fann manages the day-to-day business activities of TorreyCove Capital Partners, is a member of TorreyCove's Board of Directors, and Executive and Investment Committees. With 26 years of experience in the private equity industry, Mr. Fann has invested in over 25 leveraged buyout, private equity, and venture capital investments as a lead investor or co-investor, of which ten became publicly traded through successful initial public offerings and a number were acquired by Fortune 500 companies. In addition, he has managed organizations that invested over $15 billion in private equity, distressed debt and venture capital funds, and direct and co-investments. Prior to founding TorreyCove, Mr. Fann was the President and CEO of PCG Asset Management, LLC. Before that he was the Founder and General Partner of Inflection Equity Partners, a buyout firm focused on technology companies. He was a Managing Director at the United States Trust Company (U.S. Trust of New York), and Founder and Co-Head of their Private Equity Division. He was also the President and Co-CEO of three affiliated business development companies. Mr. Fann served on U.S. Trust's Strategy Review, Special Fiduciary, and Portfolio Policy Committees, which directed firm-wide investment strategy, policy and asset allocation. Earlier in his career, Mr. Fann was a Vice President of Citicorp Venture Capital Ltd. (and various affiliated entities including Citibank/Citicorp NA, Court Square Capital Ltd., and Citibank/Citicorp Investments Inc.). Mr. Fann has served on the board of directors of eleven companies, as a board observer for seven, as Chairman of the Board of Directors for two companies, and currently serves on the board of directors for the Robert H. Toigo Foundation and the Association of Asian American Investment Managers. He holds dual Bachelor’s degrees in Industrial Engineering and Economics from Stanford University.