President & COO
Mr. MacTaggart is President & COO of Brynwood Partners’ three most recent funds (Brynwood V, VI and VII) and is a member of the firm’s Executive Committee. Mr. MacTaggart joined Brynwood Partners in 1996 as a Vice President in Brynwood III. Prior to joining the Firm, Mr. MacTaggart spent six years at Merrill Lynch & Co., in both the Mergers and Acquisitions and the Corporate Finance departments. Mr. MacTaggart currently serves on the Board of Directors of the following Brynwood Partners investments: Back to Nature Foods Company, LLC, G&T Conveyor Company, Harvest Hill Beverage Company, High Ridge Brands Co., Joseph’s Gourmet Pasta Company, Lightlife Foods, Inc., Newhall Laboratories, Inc., Pearson Candy Company and Sunny Delight Beverages Co. Mr. MacTaggart holds a B.S. in Accounting from Boston College and an M.B.A. from The Fuqua School of Business at Duke University.