Team

New Century Capital Partners’ investment bankers combine an extensive network of relationships with deep industry knowledge and seasoned transaction expertise to deliver a superior, senior level of service for clients who value experience and strategic insight. NCCP’s investment bankers previously held senior investment banking positions at leading investment banks, including: Bank of America, Citigroup, Credit Suisse, Goldman Sachs, Lazard, Lehman Brothers, Merrill Lynch, Piper Jaffray, Royal Bank of Canada, and Robertson Stephens.

Scott Whitman

Scott Whitman is a Managing Director at New Century Capital Partners. Scott has 11 years of investment banking experience. Most recently, Scott worked for nearly seven years with J.P. Morgan’s Healthcare Investment Banking Group, located in San Francisco.

Scott has worked with and advised some of the world’s leading life sciences companies, including medical device and biotech companies, ranging from start-ups to public companies with enterprise values exceeding $50 billion. Scott’s broad range of transaction experience includes mergers and acquisitions, debt and equity financings and initial public offerings, with transaction sizes ranging from $10 million to more that $3 billion.

Scott has a BA in Accounting from St. John’s University and an MBA from UCLA Anderson.

Managing Director
(310) 451-9073
swhitman@newcenturycap.com

Seth Kammerman

Seth has 15 years of experience in corporate finance and capital markets, most recently as the Chief Financial Officer of HudsonField, a commodity merchant platform serving the North American oil and gas sectors.  Previously he was the CEO of his own financial technology start-up developing the peer-to-peer repo finance markets.  The prior 12 years of Seth’s career were spent at Goldman Sachs where he served in a number of capacities in both New York and London.  His most recent role was as a Managing Director of Global Liquidity Products, responsible for the Firm’s central funding desk outside the US.  His specialty is financial institution liquidity, capital and balance sheet management.  Seth holds a BA in Political Science from Columbia University in New York.

Managing Director
(310) 451-9073
skammerman@newcenturycap.com

 

Scott Edwards

Scott has 10 years of investment banking and financial services experience.  Previously, Scott held senior investment banking and advisory positions at Ernst & Young, Canaccord Genuity, Rodman and Renshaw, and Lane Capital Markets, where he provided capital raising and M&A advisory to clients across the globe.  His experience is heavily weighted towards cross border transactions covering numerous industries with particular focus on the upstream sector of the oil & gas industry.  Scott received an MBA from the American College of Switzerland and a BBA from the University of Houston.

Managing Director
(310) 451-9073
sedwards@newcenturycap.com

 

Jeremy Pinchot

Jeremy Pinchot is a Managing Director at NCCP. Jeremy has 14 years of investment banking and financial services experience. Previously, Jeremy held senior investment banking and equity research positions at ICR, Gilford Securities, and Monness, Crespi, Hardt & Co., where he was co-director of research. Jeremy received a BA in Journalism and History from Ohio Wesleyan University.

Managing Director
(310) 451-9073
jpinchot@newcenturycap.com

Gretchen Lium

Gretchen Lium is a Managing Director at NCCP.  She has more than 20 years of broadly diversified Wall Street experience in corporate finance, investor relations, institutional equity research, institutional equity sales, and entrepreneurship.  Gretchen previously held positions at Kidder Peabody where she worked on the Montgomery Ward LBO team, and Hambrecht & Quist as an institutional equity research analyst.  Gretchen has led several successful strategic alliance programs for middle market investment banks.  Ms. Lium earned an MBA from Harvard Business School, an MA in Economics from Emory University, and a BA in Economics from Emory University.

Managing Director
(310) 451-9073
glium@newcenturycap.com
vCard

Aaron Kneas

Aaron Kneas is a Managing Director at NCCP. Aaron has more than 15 years of healthcare investment banking experience and works with clients to most efficiently navigate the capital markets and monetize their businesses. Previously, Aaron spent ten years as an owner and Managing Director at Creative Health Capital, a boutique healthcare merchant banking firm. Earlier in his career, Aaron served as an investment banker at Wachovia Securities (previously First Union Securities) and BMO Nesbitt Burns. All of Aaron’s investment banking experience has been in healthcare. Aaron received a BS in Economics from DePauw University and graduated from the Management Fellows Program, an honors college within DePauw for business and entrepreneurship. Aaron is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA).

Managing Director
704-258-7070
akneas@newcenturycap.com

Jay Dempsey

Jay Dempsey is a Managing Director at NCCP. Jay has more than 10 years of healthcare commercial and investment banking experience. Previously, Jay spent two years as a Director at Creative Health Capital, a boutique healthcare merchant banking firm. Prior to that, Jay spent nine years on the healthcare banking team at Bank of Texas, a division of BOKF, NA. All of Jay’s banking experience has been focused on healthcare and includes origination and execution of capital formation and M&A transactions across many segments of healthcare services. Jay received a BA in Accounting from Southern Methodist University.

Managing Director
(214) 684-4122
jdempsey@newcenturycap.com

Shawn Jackson

Shawn Jackson is a Managing Director at New Century Capital Partners. Shawn has 14 years of investment banking experience, having worked as a Managing Director of investment banking at William & Henry Associates, and prior to that at BMO Capital Markets, and Credit Suisse First Boston.

Shawn received an MBA from Harvard Business School and a BA in Economics from University of Pennsylvania.

Managing Director
(310) 948-0805
sjackson@newcenturycap.com
vCard

Pete Latour

Pete Latour is a Managing Director at NCCP. Pete is an accomplished institutional finance professional with over 20 years of experience in capital management, investment banking, as well as equity sales and trading in wholesale and institutional capital markets. Prior to joining NCCP, Pete was the Managing Director of the Portfolio Strategies Team (PST) at AXA Advisors. Prior to AXA Advisors, Pete held senior positions at Roth Capital Partners, Commonwealth Associates in New York, and Wheat First Butcher Singer.

Pete earned an MBA from New York University’s Stern School of Business and a BS in Finance from Fairfield University.

Managing Director
(310) 889-0111
pl@iicleantech.com
vCard

Ian Gardner

Ian Gardner is a Managing Director at NCCP.  He has 18 years of cleantech, investment banking, management consulting and financial services experience. Mr. Gardner was previously a director at Oracle Capital LLC, and prior to that worked for Duke Energy where he had extensive experience in Latin American, Australian, Chinese and Southeast Asian large scale generation and distribution projects. He also co-founded and served as CEO of Helix Wind, Inc., a microwind turbine designer which he took public.  Prior to that, Mr. Gardner worked in Boston Consulting Group’s International Energy and Utilities practice group. Mr. Gardner received his B.S. in Pre-Med from Davidson College in North Carolina and his MBA from The Anderson School at UCLA with a focus on technology and entrepreneurial studies.

Managing Director
(310) 451-9073
igardner@newcenturycap.com
vCard

Steve Terry

Steve Terry is a Managing Director at NCCP.  Steve has 20 years of investment banking experience.  Previously, Steve was a managing director and head of the Internet and digital media group at JMP Securities.  Prior to that, Steve held senior positions at Battery Ventures, Credit Suisse First Boston, and Robertson Stephens.

Steve received his BS from Texas A&M University and his MBA from The University of Texas at Austin.

Managing Director
(415) 523-0200
sterry@newcenturycap.com
vCard

Sean Sundstrom

Sean Sundstrom is a Managing Director at New Century Capital Partners.  Sean has more than 25 years of investment banking and financial services experience.  He was previously a co-founder and managing director at Overture Advisors, a middle market investment banking firm servicing the technology sector.  Previously, Sean held senior management positions at Broadview Associates (now Jefferies), KPMG Corporate Finance and Regent Associates, where he established and ran Regent’s U.S. office in Boston.  Sean received his MBA from the George Washington University, and holds a BA from the American University of Paris.

Managing Director
(203) 744-1134
ssundstrom@newcenturycap.com
vCard

Mark Salter

Mark Salter is Managing Partner at NCCP.  Mark has 19 years of investment banking experience, having financed and advised some of the world’s largest technology and Internet companies. Previously, Mark worked as Head of Investment Banking at Wedbush Morgan Securities.  Prior to that, Mark worked as a senior investment banker at Robertson Stephens.

Mark received his BA in engineering sciences, cum laude, at Dartmouth College, and a BSEE from the Thayer School of Engineering at Dartmouth College.  Mark received his MBA from Harvard Business School.

Managing Partner
(310) 451-9073
msalter@newcenturycap.com
vCard

John C. Pollak

J.C. Pollak is a Managing Director at NCCP.  He has 20 years of investment banking experience, having worked as a senior investment banker at Collins Stewart, Merrill Lynch, UBS PaineWebber and Robertson Stephens.  Previously, J.C. was head of U.S. mergers and acquisitions at Collins Stewart. Prior to his career in investment banking, J.C. was a commissioned officer in the United States Navy’s Nuclear Fast Attack Submarine Force.

J.C. received his BS from the United States Naval Academy and his MBA from the J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University.

Managing Director
(415) 523-0200
jcpollak@newcenturycap.com
vCard

Scott Jenkins

Scott Jenkins is a Managing Director at NCCP.  He has 23 years of investment banking experience, having held senior positions at CIBC World Markets, Valens Capital and Morgan Stanley Smith Barney, both in New York and San Francisco.  Scott has completed over 100 transactions totaling over $12 billion, involving private placements, public offerings and M&A advisory assignments.  Scott was a senior manager of a $2 billion private equity fund, based in New York and brings knowledge of the institutional investor process and analytics.

Scott earned a BBA in Financial Engineering from the Terry College of Business at the University of Georgia and an MBA from the Johnson Graduate School of Management at Cornell University.

Managing Director
(424) 253-3400
sjenkins@newcenturycap.com

vCard

Richard Innenberg

Richard Innenberg is a Managing Director at NCCP, where he leads the healthcare and medical device practice. Richard has more than 20 years of investment banking experience.  Prior to New Century Capital Partners, he was a managing director in the Healthcare Investment Banking Group at Piper Jaffray.  Prior to that, Richard worked in increasingly senior investment banking roles at Lazard, Robertson Stephens and Lehman Brothers.

Richard received a BS from California State University and an MBA from University of Chicago.

Managing Director
(925) 299-6911
rinnenberg@newcenturycap.com
vCard

Nick Graham

Nick Graham is a Managing Director at NCCP and the founder and managing partner of Concentric Capital Advisors, a boutique merchant banking firm. Nick has more than 15 years of investment banking and M&A experience, and leads NCCP’s healthcare services and HCIT practice. Previously, Nick spent eight years as a senior healthcare investment banker at Raymond James|Morgan Keegan (previously Morgan Keegan and Shattuck Hammond Partners). Earlier in his career, Nick served as an investment banker at Southwest Securities, RBC Capital Markets and George K. Baum, and in the M&A group at Koch Industries in London. Nick received a BS in Finance from Kansas State University, summa cum laude, and currently serves on the KSU Finance Advisory Board.

Managing Director
(214) 680-3111
ngraham@newcenturycap.com
vCard

Christian Falk

Christian Falk is a Managing Director at NCCP.  He has more than 15 years of investment banking experience. Prior to joining New Century Capital Partners, he founded Mangrove Partners, providing merger and acquisition and other financial advisory services to public and private technology companies.  Prior to that, he was a director in the technology investment banking group at RBC Capital Markets, where he was head of semiconductor technologies.  Christian received a BBA from Southern Methodist University.

Managing Director
(415) 523-0200
cfalk@newcenturycap.com
vCard

Kevin Brooks

Kevin Brooks is a Managing Director at NCCP.  He has 20 years of Energy & Utilities institutional sales & trading experience at Merrill Lynch, Pali Capital and Robinson Humphrey/Salomon Smith Barney (now Citigroup). Kevin served as senior managing director for the clean technology and renewables investment banking group at Pali Capital. He previously held senior positions at KDP and Merrill Lynch.  Kevin is also a co-founder of THiNKGREEN! Global Advisors (TGGA), an advisory firm that focuses on clean technology and renewable projects.  TGGA is an affiliate of NCCP.  Kevin earned a Bachelors degree in Business Administration from The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina, and was an Honors Graduate with a BS in Business Administration.

Managing Director
(212) 213-2044
kbrooks@newcenturycap.com
vCard