Maranon Announces New Partner, Promotions and Additions to Team

Maranon Capital, L.P. (Maranon) announced today that Rommel Garcia has been appointed Managing Director and Partner. Rommels contributions have been essential to the growth of our investment platform said Ian Larkin, Managing Director and a Founding Partner of Maranon. We are pleased to recognize his accomplishments as the professional growth and retention of our team are key to Maranons success.

Rommel earned an M.B.A. from the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business and an A.B. from the University of Chicago. He joined Maranon as an Associate in 2008.

Maranon also announced that Andrew Eshelman and Greg Daniele have both been promoted to Principal, while Kyle Lindsay and Sam Eduljee were elevated to Vice President and Associate, respectively. All will continue to have primary responsibility for investment activities at the firm. In addition, Brian Pearl and Kyle Smith were both promoted to Portfolio Associate.

Maranons operations team also announced several advancements. Aaron Simkovich has been appointed Chief Financial Officer. Aaron joined Maranon as Controller in 2013. He earned his MBA from Boston University School of Management and a B.A. in Economics from Yeshiva University. With Aarons appointment to Chief Financial Officer, Mike Parilla, a Managing Director and Partner of the firm, will take on the role of Maranons Chief Operating Officer.

In addition, Charlene Meise was promoted to Controller and Jana Gardella was made Director of Human Resources.

Maranon also announced three additions to its investment and operations teams.

Kayla Brock and Caroline Cieciura joined Maranons investment team as Portfolio Analysts. Prior to Maranon, Kayla was with KPMGs business valuation group, while Caroline was with the disputes and investigations practice at Duff & Phelps.

In addition, Caitlin Mabe joined Maranons operations team as a Fund Accountant. Previously Caitlin was with RSMs audit practice.

About Maranon Capital

Maranon Capital, L.P. is an investment firm focused on private credit investments. Maranons competitive edge is its multi-product strategies that span the balance sheet with value-added financing and equity co-investments. Since 2008, Maranon has committed over $5.0 billion of capital. For more information about Maranon please visit

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