Bob BrownManaging Partner
Mr. Brown co-founded BearTooth in 2014. Prior to co-founding BearTooth, Mr. Brown was a Managing Director / Partner and Global Head of Marketing & Limited Partner Services for Advent International. Prior to Advent, he was a Managing Director / Partner at The Carlyle Group where he focused on North American fundraising and investor relations. Mr. Brown joined Carlyle in 1999 and during his tenure there raised capital for the firm’s investment partnerships, including funds and co-investments, and was actively involved in product development, fund formation and marketing strategy for these partnerships. Bob also served on the firm’s Investor Relations Coordinating Committee focusing on new fund initiatives, capital formation and limited partner relationships.
Prior to Carlyle, he was a Vice President in the Private Equity Group at Merrill Lynch from 1994 to 1999. There, he was responsible for raising private equity, real estate, hedge fund, co-investment capital and direct private placements for almost 100 transactions.
Mr. Brown received his B.A. from Southern Methodist University and his M.B.A. from the University of Connecticut.