Arjun Murthy brings nearly a decade of investment banking, corporate finance and operational experience to the firm. His background primarily includes leading M&A and capital raising transactions across a range of industries in sectors such as packaging, aerospace, industrials, consumer products and retail. He has extensive experience in all aspects of deal execution and deal management, including sell-side, buy-side, and capital raising engagements for private and public middle-market companies.
Transactions on which he led or advised include: TriMas’ acquisition of RSA Engineered Products from Merit Capital Partners and Cornerstone Capital Holdings; the sale of Precision Aero to H-D Advanced Manufacturing; the sale of Sur-Seal to Capital Partners; TriMas’ acquisition of Rapak from Liquibox; the recapitalization of TCC Wireless; the sale of KL Outdoor to New Water Capital; the sale of Virginia Tile to Harris Equity Partners; and the sale of Acute Care Pharmaceuticals to PNC Riverarch.
Prior to joining Cascade, Arjun was the Senior Manager of Corporate Development for TriMas Corporation (NASDAQ:TRS), an $800 million diversified global manufacturer and provider of products for customers primarily in the consumer products, aerospace and industrial end markets. He was responsible for managing corporate development, M&A, divestitures, capital investment and commercial planning projects, and TriMas’ acquisition pipeline and strategy. Previously, Arjun was a Director, and earlier, a Senior Associate, at leading regional investment banking and lending institutions.
After earning his Bachelor of Arts degree in Finance from the Eli Broad College of Business at Michigan State University, Arjun received his Master of Business Administration with concentrations in Corporate Strategy and Finance from the Stephen M. Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan. He maintains his Series 79 and 63 licenses with FINRA.
In his spare time, Arjun loves to spend time with his wife, Olivia and son, Jackson; wrestling with his golden doodle, Theo; and playing golf whenever possible (but continues to be awfully bad). Additionally, he enjoys traveling, Michigan State sports and live music.