Prior to co-founding BHMS in 2010, Kevin worked for Morgan Stanley investing in both distressed debt and private equity transactions. In his last role at Morgan Stanley, Kevin was an Executive Director in the Special Situations Group (“SSGR”) where he primarily worked with distressed portfolio companies. Prior to SSGR, Kevin invested over $425 million in global private equity and venture capital as part of Morgan Stanley Principal Investments (“MSPI”), a $3 billion on balance sheet investing effort. At MSPI, Kevin led the North American Energy investing practice and served as a Board of Directors member for portfolio companies. Prior to MSPI, Kevin focused on middle market buyout and mezzanine opportunities at The Carlyle Group and American Capital. Kevin began his career in the Consumer Products investment banking practice at Merrill Lynch. Kevin graduated Summa Cum Laude and Phi Beta Kappa from Lafayette College with Bachelor of Arts degrees in Economics & Business and Government & Law.
Robert L. Salamon
Prior to co-founding BHMS in 2010, Robert worked at Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. (“KKR”) where he co-managed a $1.25 billion opportunistic value portfolio. At KKR, Robert sourced and invested in both public debt and equity using a long-term, concentrated, private equity approach to the public markets. Robert was a generalist with responsibility for all industries other than Financials. Prior to KKR, Robert worked as an investment banker at JPMorgan. In his last role at JPMorgan, Robert worked in the Capital Structure Advisory and Solutions (“CSAS”) practice - a cross product, cross industry group staffed primarily with group heads. In CSAS, Robert was responsible for the M&A and corporate finance vertical where he led several highly structured transactions and developed new financial products. Prior to CSAS, Robert worked in the Telecom, Media and Technology practice. Robert holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics with honors from Yeshiva