NORTH STREET CAPITAL, LP, HIRES FORMER LOTUS CARS CEO AS A MANAGING DIRECTOR

March 14, 2012 (PRLEAP.COM) Business News
Greenwich, Connecticut North Street Capital, LP ('North Street') has hired automotive industry veteran Duke Hale to the position of Managing Director. The appointment, effective immediately, was made by Alex Mascioli, Managing Partner at North Street. Hale, who brings over three decades of executive and senior management experience in the auto industry, will be responsible in part for the oversight and transactional viability of the firms business practices within the automotive sector.

"We have many opportunities available to us and Duke's vast industry experience and expertise is a great addition to our firm and its ability to assess where our successes may arise." Mascioli said.

Hale has spent his entire career in the automotive world and previously served as CEO of Lotus Holdings where he oversaw Lotus Cars NA and Lotus Engineering Inc., President & Chief Operating Officer at American Isuzu Motors, Inc., President of Starcraft Automotive and has held senior management positions at Mazda, Ford Motor Co. and Chrysler Corporation.

Hale, an avid motorsports fan and lifelong car enthusiast received a Bachelor of Science degree from Ball State University and completed the EPBA program at Columbia University.

North Street Capital is a privately held Greenwich, Connecticut based private equity, hedge fund & advisory firm founded by Alex Mascioli. North Street Capital deals in both Public and Private Equity along with providing middle-market Mergers & Acquisition advisory services to clients across multiple sectors. North Street invests in high-growth opportunities including leveraged buyouts and recapitalization transactions. More information can be found at www.NorthStreetLP.com.

Contact:
Christina Stark
christina.stark@northstreetlp.com