Team

We are a team of professionals with outstanding investment track records and years of private equity, strategy consulting, investment banking and operating experience.

  • Joshua M. Aronson

    Senior Vice President Deputy General Counsel
    Senior Vice President Deputy General Counsel

    Joshua M. Aronson

    Josh is a Senior Vice President, Deputy General Counsel. Previously, he was an Associate at Ropes & Gray LLP.

    Josh received a J.D. from Stanford Law School and a B.A. from Bowdoin College.

  • Tamarah Belczyk

    Senior Vice President Deputy General Counsel
    Senior Vice President Deputy General Counsel

    Tamarah Belczyk

    Tamarah is a Senior Vice President, Deputy General Counsel. Previously, she was an Associate at Ropes & Gray LLP.

    Tamarah received a J.D. from Boston University School of Law, an M.S. from Boston University College of Communication and a B.A. from Amherst College

  • Principal

    Iveshu R. Bhatia

    Iveshu is a Principal for Audax Private Equity. Previously, he worked at Lazard Frères.

    Iveshu received a M.Sc. and B.Sc. in Engineering from Stanford University.

  • Principal

    Ryan W. Bruehlmann

    Ryan is a Principal for Audax Private Equity.

    Ryan received a B.A. from the Richard Ivey School of Business at the University of Western Ontario.

  • Brian P. Doherty

    Senior Vice President Capital Markets
    Senior Vice President Capital Markets

    Brian P. Doherty

    Brian is a Senior Vice President, Financing for Audax Private Equity. Previously, Brian was a Credit Analyst for a Leverage Loan/High Yield manager at Callidus Capital Management. Prior to Callidus, he was an Associate, Corporate Banking with JPMorgan Chase & Company.

    Brian received a B.B.A. from the University of Notre Dame.

  • Michael C. Fondo

    Executive Vice President Tax & Tax Counsel
    Executive Vice President Tax & Tax Counsel

    Michael C. Fondo

    Mike is a Executive Vice President of Tax and Tax Counsel at Audax Group in Boston. Previously, he was Director of Taxation at Fidelity Investments. Prior to Fidelity, he was Of Counsel at Nutter, McClennen & Fish, LLP. Michael is a former Attorney-Advisor on the U.S. Tax Court in Washington DC where he clerked for the Honorable Laurence J. Whalen and former Adjunct Professor of Law at Boston University School of Law.

    Mike received his B.A., M.A., and J.D. from Boston University and his L.L.M. in Taxation from Chicago-Kent School of Law.

  • William G. Gonzalez

    Senior Vice President Business Development
    Senior Vice President Business Development

    William G. Gonzalez

    Billy is a Senior Vice President for Audax Private Equity. Previously, Billy was with the private equity firm Sterling Partners, where he focused on evaluating and executing leveraged buyouts and growth equity investments in the Healthcare Industry. Prior to that, he worked in Private Equity at New MainStream Capital and Goldman Sachs & Co.

    Billy received a J.D. from Harvard Law School, an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School, and a B.S. from Duke University.

  • Steven H. Maxwell

    Senior Vice President | Portfolio Human Capital
    Senior Vice President | Portfolio Human Capital

    Steven H. Maxwell

    Steve is a Senior Vice President for Audax Private Equity. Previously, Steve worked in the executive search industry and was the Talent Partner at Kodiak Venture Partners. Prior to that, he was an operating executive at several technology companies.

    Steve received a B.A. from Denison University.

  • Blair Nelson

    Senior Vice President | Portfolio Support
    Senior Vice President | Portfolio Support

    Blair Nelson

    Blair is a Senior Vice President for Audax Private Equity within the Portfolio Support Group.   Previously, Blair worked in the financial services and industrials sectors supporting senior leadership teams to deliver strategic change. Additionally, Blair has experience with Bain and Company and L.E.K. Consulting advising clients on strategy, M&A and performance improvement engagements.

    Blair received an M.B.A. from the Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan, a Masters in Engineering from Canterbury University and a Bachelors in Mechanical Engineering from Auckland University.

     

  • Principal

    Timothy J. Porter

    Tim is a Principal for Audax Private Equity.  Previously, he worked at L.E.K. Consulting.

    Tim received a B.A. from Duke University.

  • Christopher Satti

    Senior Vice President Business Development
    Senior Vice President Business Development

    Christopher Satti

    Chris is a Senior Vice President, Business Development. Previously, he worked as an advisor to the Mayor at the City of Boston. He also worked as a strategy consultant at The Monitor Group.

    Chris received an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School and a B.A. from Georgetown University.

  • Mauricio Sanchez

    Senior Vice President | Portfolio Office of the CFO
    Senior Vice President | Portfolio Office of the CFO

    Mauricio Sanchez

    Mauricio is a Senior Vice President for Audax Private Equity focused on supporting portfolio company CFOs.  Previously, Mauricio held senior advisory roles for companies undergoing transformational change.  Prior to that, he worked in investment banking.

     

    Mauricio received an M.B.A. from the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth and a B.S. in Business Administration from the University of Florida.

  • Principal

    Harold (Beau) Thomas, Jr.

    Beau is a Principal for Audax Private Equity.

    Beau received an A.B. from Princeton University.

  • Principal

    Matthew G. Gosselin

    Matt is a Principal for Audax Private Equity.

    Matt received an M.B.A. from Stanford Graduate School of Business and a B.S. from Babson College.

  • Principal

    Jay W. Petricone

    Jay is a Principal for Audax Private Equity.

    Jay received a B.A. in Mathematics and Economics from Williams College.

  • Principal

    Gregory S. Smith

    Greg is a Principal for Audax Private Equity. Previously, he worked at Macquarie Capital Advisors.

    Greg received a B.A. in Economics from Amherst College.

  • David C. Winterle

    Senior Vice President Portfolio Support
    Senior Vice President Portfolio Support

    David C. Winterle

    David is a Senior Vice President for Audax Private Equity.  Previously, David worked as the Director of Business Development at American Well.  Prior to that, he was a Case Team Leader at Bain & Company and an Associate at JP Morgan Asset Management.

    David received an M.B.A. from the MIT Sloan School of Management, an M.P.A. from the Harvard Kennedy School of Government and a B.A. in Economics from Dartmouth College.