Leadership

 
 

Mr. Klein is the Founder and Chief Investment Officer at Parquet Capital. Prior to Parquet, Mr. Klein was a Global Credit Analyst and Founder of the Distressed and Special Situations effort for the Fundamental Fixed Income department at Janus Capital. Previously, he was an Executive Director and Head of Distressed for UBS AG's Special Situations Group, and a Director and Head of Distressed and Special Situations for UBS AG's Structured Lending Group. Prior to UBS, he served as Principal of Redrock Capital and was an Analyst at Madison Capital. He began his career as an Associate Analyst in Global Credit Research and as an Analyst in Corporate Finance at Bear, Stearns & Co. Inc. in New York. Mr. Klein earned an M.S. degree from Stanford University, an M.B.A. degree from the University of Michigan Ross School of Business, high distinction, and a B.S. degree from the University of Florida, honors, where he was also a member of the Division I Track & Field team.

Mr. Pagliuca is the President and Managing Director of the firm. Prior to Parquet Capital, he was an investment professional at H.I.G. Capital, a $21 billion private equity firm, and worked as a consultant at Bain & Company in both their Boston and London offices. He earned an M.B.A. degree from Harvard Business School and a B.S. degree in Economics from Duke University, cum laude, where he was also a member of the Division I Duke Basketball team.
 

Our Team

Mr. McCauley is responsible for investment execution at the firm. Prior to Parquet Capital, he was a founding team member at Melody Capital, a private lending fund, and he worked in UBS AG’s Special Situations Group where he focused on structuring and executing distressed and bilaterally negotiated investments. He earned an M.S. degree in Analytical Finance and two B.S. degrees in Mathematics and Bioengineering from Lehigh University, where he was also a member of the Division I Wrestling team.

Mr. Lacerna is responsible for investment execution at the firm. Prior to Parquet Capital, he worked at Morgan Stanley in their Leveraged Finance group as well as Baring Private Equity, a $10 billion fund, and Young & Partners, an industry focused mergers & acquisitions advisory firm. He started his career at Goldman Sachs Asset Management in New York. He earned an M.B.A. degree from MIT Sloan School of Management and a B.A. degree in Economics from Yale University.

Mr. Murphy is the Director of Operations at Parquet Capital. Prior to joining Parquet, Mr. Murphy worked at Varde Partners LP, a $12 billion global alternative investment adviser, where he directed the middle and back offices globally, as well as SAC Capital Advisors, a $14 billion alternative investment adviser, where he was the head of the fund accounting group with a focus on operations management. He is an active member of AIMA's Hedge Fund Sound Practices Valuation Committee. He earned a B.S. degree in Economics from Loyola University Maryland and a Six Sigma certificate from Villanova University.