Meet the Team

BPEA is managed by a team of investment professionals with significant direct deal experience and a consistent track record of creating value over multiple funds and economic cycles.

Managing Directors

John Brooke

Managing Director & Co-Founder
Chris Austen

Christopher Austen

Managing Director

Investment Team

Ryan Mahoney

Vice President

Joshua Warren, M.D.

Vice President
Biyi Animashaun

Biyi Animashaun

Vice President
Jay Scuteri

Jay Scuteri

Senior Associate

Jordan Meyers



Steve Byers

Steve Byers

Chief Financial Officer

Laurie Callicutt

Chief Compliance Officer & Vice President of Finance
Nate Caron

Nathan Caron

Senior Finance Associate

Lynsey Sanchez

Senior Associate, Investor Relations
Katie Buckler

Katherine Buckler

Office Manager


Peter Brooke

Peter Brooke

In Memoriam (October 6, 1929 - April 1, 2020)