Co-Founder & Managing Partner
Prior to co-founding BlackEagle Partners in 2005, Mr. Madden was a senior partner at Questor Management Company, LLC, a private equity firm which also focused on turnaround investing. While at Questor, Mr. Madden was responsible for many of the firm?s most successful investments including Geologistics (freight management and logistics), PinnOak Resources (coal mining) and Chef Solutions (specialty foods). Prior to joining Questor, Mr. Madden was a partner of Beacon Group Holdings, LLC, a merchant bank acquired by JPMorgan Chase & Co. Previously, he was vice chairman and a member of the board of directors and executive committee of PaineWebber Incorporated. Mr. Madden was also executive managing director of Kidder, Peabody, & Co., where he was responsible for all investment banking and capital markets activities worldwide. Prior thereto, he was the co-head of worldwide investment banking at Lehman Brothers Holdings. Mr. Madden holds an M.B.A. in finance from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and a B.A. in economics from LeMoyne College.