New York, April 9, 2015 – Brown Brothers Harriman & Co. (BBH) is pleased to announce the appointment of three new Partners, Jean-Marc Crepin, Michael R. Keller and Jean-Pierre Paquin, effective January 1, 2015.
Jean-Marc Crepin joined BBH in 2007. He is currently responsible for BBH Luxembourg, as well as the Global Relationship Excellence Discipline for Investor Services, the firm’s asset servicing business. Mr. Crepin has over 20 years of financial services experience, including roles as a fund manager, business manager and investment banker. Prior to joining BBH, Mr. Crepin was Country Manager for Italy at State Street Bank & Trust. He graduated from the "Institut Superieur Economique des Aumoniers du Travail" in Arlon, Belgium and earned a Masters in Leading Change and Innovation from York St John University, United Kingdom. Mr. Crepin is the president of the Association of the North American Banks in Luxembourg, a board member of the ABBL (Luxembourg’s Bankers Association) and a member of the executive board of the ABBL Depository Bank Cluster.
Michael R. Keller joined BBH in 2005. He currently serves as Co-Manager of the firm's large cap equity strategy, BBH Core Select, a position he has held since 2008. Mr. Keller has been analyzing and investing in public equity markets for more than 15 years. Prior to joining BBH as an equity analyst covering the technology sector, he had been a senior equity analyst for KeyBanc Capital Markets in New York, where he covered technology and business services. Mr. Keller earned a Bachelor of Science in Engineering degree from Princeton University and is a CFA charterholder.
Jean-Pierre Paquin joined BBH in 1996. He currently serves as Co-Manager of BBH Capital Partners, the firm’s private equity business, and oversees strategy, operations, risk and finance for BBH Investment Management. Mr. Paquin has over 18 years of private equity experience and is actively involved in sourcing, investment evaluation, transaction execution, and providing post investment value-added oversight to portfolio companies. He is also responsible for limited partner relationships globally. He serves on the Board of Directors or governing body of Freedom Scientific Holdings, LLC, Liguria Foods, Inc., Tower Ventures, LLC, Telarix, Inc., Vyve Broadband and KabaFusion Holdings, LLC. Mr. Paquin graduated from Colgate University and earned a Masters of Business Administration from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.
“We are delighted to welcome Jean-Marc, Michael and JP into the Partnership. They are well recognized in their fields and have played important roles in moving our business forward.” said Douglas A. Donahue, Managing Partner.
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