Investment Team

JEVIN SACKETT
Managing Director, CEO, SNH Inc.

JEVIN SACKETT
Managing Director, CEO, SNH Inc

Jevin is a Managing Director and CEO of SNH, Inc.  Jevin oversees SNH’s investment activities, organizational strategy, firm governance and leadership to the Business Strategy and Transformation Group.  Since its founding in 1995, Jevin has played an active role in each of SNH’s investments. He is an active board member of Sperian Energy, SettlementOne, Sackett Business Group (SBG) and is a current member of SNH’s Investment Committee. Given his personal interest in support of underprivileged children, Jevin is also a strong proponent of exploring the business opportunities presented in developing countries, and currently supports a number of non-governmental organizations (NGOs) and families both in the U.S., and internationally. Jevin has 21 years of related transaction, investment, and executive experience.

JEVIN SACKETT
Managing Director, CEO, SNH Inc

Jevin is a Managing Director and CEO of SNH, Inc.  Jevin oversees SNH’s investment activities, organizational strategy, firm governance and leadership to the Business Strategy and Transformation Group.  Since its founding in 1995, Jevin has played an active role in each of SNH’s investments. He is an active board member of Sperian Energy, SettlementOne, Sackett Business Group (SBG) and is a current member of SNH’s Investment Committee. Given his personal interest in support of underprivileged children, Jevin is also a strong proponent of exploring the business opportunities presented in developing countries, and currently supports a number of non-governmental organizations (NGOs) and families both in the U.S., and internationally. Jevin has 21 years of related transaction, investment, and executive experience.

JOHN BAUER
Managing Director

JOHN BAUER
Managing Director

John is a Managing Director as well as Operating Partner for SNH’s Automotive, Financial Services and Human Capital Management portfolio companies.  He provides executive oversight of the critical functions and related investment decisions that help ensure the success of our portfolio companies.  Before joining SNH, he served as Senior Vice President at CoreLogic, a leading provider of property, financial/consumer information, as well as data, analytics and business services. John was the President of the Credit and Transportation group of companies, and managed a portfolio of 13 companies that generated $400 million of annual revenue. John received his Bachelors and a Masters in Business Administration from James Madison University. John has 25 years of related transaction, investment, and executive experience.

JOHN BAUER
Managing Director

John is a Managing Director as well as Operating Partner for SNH’s Automotive, Financial Services and Human Capital Management portfolio companies.  He provides executive oversight of the critical functions and related investment decisions that help ensure the success of our portfolio companies.  Before joining SNH, he served as Senior Vice President at CoreLogic, a leading provider of property, financial/consumer information, as well as data, analytics and business services. John was the President of the Credit and Transportation group of companies, and managed a portfolio of 13 companies that generated $400 million of annual revenue. John received his Bachelors and a Masters in Business Administration from James Madison University. John has 25 years of related transaction, investment, and executive experience.

AJIT HABBU
Managing Director

AJIT HABBU
Managing Director

Ajit is a Managing Director and guides investment decisions by working to develop and implement investment themes as well as sourcing, developing, negotiating, and executing investment opportunities.  In his previous capacities as CFO for several leading corporations, including SNH Inc., Ajit’s areas of focus and expertise included mergers and acquisitions, development of internal financial controls, audits, and investments.  Before joining SNH, Ajit served as CEO of Emricap LLC, a consulting company assisting entrepreneurs, venture capitalists and private equity groups.  In addition, Ajit served as CFO of SmartSynch, Ener1 Group, Recall Corporation, and the Educational Business Unit of IBM.  Ajit received his MBA from the University of Chicago, a MS in Systems & Industrial Engineering from the University of Iowa and a Bachelors in Technology from the Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay. Ajit has 20 years of related transaction, investment, and executive experience.

AJIT HABBU
Managing Director

Ajit is a Managing Director and guides investment decisions by working to develop and implement investment themes as well as sourcing, developing, negotiating, and executing investment opportunities.  In his previous capacities as CFO for several leading corporations, including SNH Inc., Ajit’s areas of focus and expertise included mergers and acquisitions, development of internal financial controls, audits, and investments.  Before joining SNH, Ajit served as CEO of Emricap LLC, a consulting company assisting entrepreneurs, venture capitalists and private equity groups.  In addition, Ajit served as CFO of SmartSynch, Ener1 Group, Recall Corporation, and the Educational Business Unit of IBM.  Ajit received his MBA from the University of Chicago, a MS in Systems & Industrial Engineering from the University of Iowa and a Bachelors in Technology from the Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay. Ajit has 20 years of related transaction, investment, and executive experience.

Susan Blanco

Principal

Susan Blanco
Principal*

Susan is a Principal* focusing on deal sourcing opportunities in the small and middle market sectors.

*effective January 10, 2018

Susan Blanco
Principal*

Susan is a Principal* focusing on deal sourcing opportunities in the small and middle market sectors.

*effective January 10, 2018

Alex Stump
Senior Associate

ALEX STUMP
Senior Associate

Alex is a Senior Associate focused on private equity investments. He works on a variety of deal structures including growth-equity, buyouts, and rollups. Alex is currently involved with SNH portfolio companies PeopleFacts and NCC. Alex was formerly the Senior Director within the Business Strategy and Transformation group at SNH, responsible for implementing SNH’s proprietary operating strategies and business intelligence throughout its portfolio companies. Also serving as the Senior Director of Financial Planning and Analysis for SNH, Alex partnered with portfolio companies on in-depth financial analysis and modeling.  Prior to joining SNH, Alex served as Director of Development for On The Record Sports Inc., a sports-focused social networking start-up company. At Upper Deck Company, Alex was a strategic leader working on deals with athletes, agents, and licensing properties. A graduate of the University of California, Santa Barbara, Alex holds a Bachelor of Arts in Business Economics, with an Accounting emphasis.

ALEX STUMP
Senior Associate

Alex is a Senior Associate focused on private equity investments. He works on a variety of deal structures including growth-equity, buyouts, and rollups. Alex is currently involved with SNH portfolio companies PeopleFacts and NCC. Alex was formerly the Senior Director within the Business Strategy and Transformation group at SNH, responsible for implementing SNH’s proprietary operating strategies and business intelligence throughout its portfolio companies. Also serving as the Senior Director of Financial Planning and Analysis for SNH, Alex partnered with portfolio companies on in-depth financial analysis and modeling.  Prior to joining SNH, Alex served as Director of Development for On The Record Sports Inc., a sports-focused social networking start-up company. At Upper Deck Company, Alex was a strategic leader working on deals with athletes, agents, and licensing properties. A graduate of the University of California, Santa Barbara, Alex holds a Bachelor of Arts in Business Economics, with an Accounting emphasis.

Courtney Sippo
Analyst

Courtney Sippo
Analyst

Courtney is an Analyst with the investment team. Prior to assuming this position, she focused on diligence, monitoring, valuations, planning and business reviews at SNH. Courtney received her Bachelor of Arts from the University of Notre Dame.

Courtney Sippo
Analyst

Courtney is an Analyst with the investment team. Prior to assuming this position, she focused on diligence, monitoring, valuations, planning and business reviews at SNH. Courtney received her Bachelor of Arts from the University of Notre Dame.

Constantin Sava
Analyst

Constantin Sava
Analyst

Constantin is an Analyst with the investment team. He formerly served as a Trader & Portfolio Operations Analyst for the Investment Counsel Company of Nevada. Constantin received his Bachelor of Science from UNLV.

Constantin Sava
Analyst

Constantin is an Analyst with the investment team. He formerly served as a Trader & Portfolio Operations Analyst for the Investment Counsel Company of Nevada. Constantin received his Bachelor of Science from UNLV.

Chris Derbyshire
Analyst

Chris Derbyshire
Analyst

Chris is an Analyst with the investment team. He formerly served in Corporate Financial Services conducting financial projections and budgeting at Clique Hospitality. Chris received his Bachelor of Science from UNLV.

Chris Derbyshire
Analyst

Chris is an Analyst with the investment team. He formerly served in Corporate Financial Services conducting financial projections and budgeting at Clique Hospitality. Chris received his Bachelor of Science from UNLV.

Portfolio Operations & Administration

Alan Faigin
General Counsel

ALAN FAIGIN
General Counsel

In his role as General Counsel, Alan W. Faigin oversees and manages legal processes for Mergers and Acquisitions, Corporate Governance, Compliance, Litigation, Employment Matters and Risk Management. He also serves on the SNH Investment Committee and the board of Sperian Energy.

Prior to joining SNH, Alan served as General Counsel for a publicly-traded financial services company overseeing both insurance and banking acquisitions. Subsequently, he was appointed interim CEO and successfully sold over $10 billion of bank assets. He has acted as Chief Restructuring Officer in the operation and sale of several large distressed companies.

Alan is a graduate of the University of California (San Diego) and Loyola Law School (Los Angeles). He is licensed to practice law in California.

ALAN FAIGIN
General Counsel

In his role as General Counsel, Alan W. Faigin oversees and manages legal processes for Mergers and Acquisitions, Corporate Governance, Compliance, Litigation, Employment Matters and Risk Management. He also serves on the SNH Investment Committee and the board of Sperian Energy.

Prior to joining SNH, Alan served as General Counsel for a publicly-traded financial services company overseeing both insurance and banking acquisitions. Subsequently, he was appointed interim CEO and successfully sold over $10 billion of bank assets. He has acted as Chief Restructuring Officer in the operation and sale of several large distressed companies.

Alan is a graduate of the University of California (San Diego) and Loyola Law School (Los Angeles). He is licensed to practice law in California.

Brian Kriebel
Principal, Business Development

Brian Kriebel
Principal, Business Development

In his role as Principal, Brian is involved in raising capital for SNH Private Equity, including advising on matters related to the fund’s operational setup, external relationships, as well as strategy and execution.

Prior to joining SNH, Brian worked as an independent consultant and advisor in the San Francisco/Bay Area. Prior to that, Brian was a Principal in Blackstone’s Private Equity Investor Relations & Business Development Group where he was involved in raising capital for Blackstone’s private investment funds and co-investment activities. Prior to Blackstone, Brian was a Director at Deutsche Bank in the Corporate & Investment Bank and Asset Management divisions where he was involved in identifying growth and turnaround opportunities within operating segments across key markets including the European Union, Switzerland, Japan, and the United States.

Brian received his MBA from New York University Stern School of Business and his Bachelor of Arts degree from Georgetown University.

Brian Kriebel
Principal, Business Development

In his role as Principal, Brian is involved in raising capital for SNH Private Equity, including advising on matters related to the fund’s operational setup, external relationships, as well as strategy and execution.

Prior to joining SNH, Brian worked as an independent consultant and advisor in the San Francisco/Bay Area. Prior to that, Brian was a Principal in Blackstone’s Private Equity Investor Relations & Business Development Group where he was involved in raising capital for Blackstone’s private investment funds and co-investment activities. Prior to Blackstone, Brian was a Director at Deutsche Bank in the Corporate & Investment Bank and Asset Management divisions where he was involved in identifying growth and turnaround opportunities within operating segments across key markets including the European Union, Switzerland, Japan, and the United States.

Brian received his MBA from New York University Stern School of Business and his Bachelor of Arts degree from Georgetown University.

Chad Smith
Director, Business Strategy & Transformation

CHAD SMITH
Director, Business Strategy and Transformation

In his role as Director Business Strategy and Transformation, Chad Smith leads the BST team members on value creation initiatives across portfolio companies. Using Lean Six Sigma principles and methodologies, Chad provides hands-on analysis and oversight on process improvement projects, strategic initiatives, and business intelligence. Chad also serves as an advisor and consultant to the investment team.

Prior to joining SNH, Chad served as Director of Business Process Improvement at Bridgepoint Education, a San Diego-based, for-profit education services company. A Los Angeles native, Chad holds a Masters in Business Administration and Management from Ashford University, as well as a Bachelors Degree in Criminal Justice Administration from San Diego State University.

CHAD SMITH
Director, Business Strategy and Transformation

In his role as Director Business Strategy and Transformation, Chad Smith leads the BST team members on value creation initiatives across portfolio companies. Using Lean Six Sigma principles and methodologies, Chad provides hands-on analysis and oversight on process improvement projects, strategic initiatives, and business intelligence. Chad also serves as an advisor and consultant to the investment team.

Prior to joining SNH, Chad served as Director of Business Process Improvement at Bridgepoint Education, a San Diego-based, for-profit education services company. A Los Angeles native, Chad holds a Masters in Business Administration and Management from Ashford University, as well as a Bachelors Degree in Criminal Justice Administration from San Diego State University.

Cory Forsstrom
Business Strategy & Transformation

CORY FORSSTROM
Business Strategy & Transformation

As an Analyst within the BST group, Cory is part of the team that designs and implements the SNH Business Intelligence platform. Prior to joining SNH, Cory served as the Operations/Business Analyst for Athena Cosmetics Inc. In that capacity, he was responsible for providing ongoing reporting and analysis to Executive Management. Additionally, he implemented new systems for gathering labor and cost data, as well as built out a suite of operational scorecards and metrics that provided insight to capacity utilization, resource planning, and cost efficiencies. Cory obtained his Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration, Finance from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.

CORY FORSSTROM
Business Strategy & Transformation

As an Analyst within the BST group, Cory is part of the team that designs and implements the SNH Business Intelligence platform. Prior to joining SNH, Cory served as the Operations/Business Analyst for Athena Cosmetics Inc. In that capacity, he was responsible for providing ongoing reporting and analysis to Executive Management. Additionally, he implemented new systems for gathering labor and cost data, as well as built out a suite of operational scorecards and metrics that provided insight to capacity utilization, resource planning, and cost efficiencies. Cory obtained his Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration, Finance from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.

Danielle Sackett
Vice President

DANIELLE SACKETT
Vice President

As Vice President, Danielle is responsible for partnering with portfolio company executives in implementation of strategic objectives and value creation initiatives. Prior to assuming her current position with SNH, Danielle served as Vice President of Corporate Development, where she focused on strategic partnerships, acquisitions and strategy, and Corporate Director of portfolio company SettlementOne Screening, which was later reverse merged into SNH portfolio company People Facts. A native of Sacramento, Danielle graduated cum laude with a Bachelor’s Degree in Integrated Business Marketing Communications from San Diego State University.

DANIELLE SACKETT
Vice President

As Vice President, Danielle is responsible for partnering with portfolio company executives in implementation of strategic objectives and value creation initiatives. Prior to assuming her current position with SNH, Danielle served as Vice President of Corporate Development, where she focused on strategic partnerships, acquisitions and strategy, and Corporate Director of portfolio company SettlementOne Screening, which was later reverse merged into SNH portfolio company People Facts. A native of Sacramento, Danielle graduated cum laude with a Bachelor’s Degree in Integrated Business Marketing Communications from San Diego State University.

Emily Montgomery
Chief of Staff

EMILY MONTGOMERY
Chief of Staff

In her role as Chief of Staff, Emily is responsible for driving strategic cross-functional initiatives and ensuring that company commitments and priorities are being executed. Emily communicates with Senior Executives and managers across the organization and serves as the central point of contact for all Internal Communications.

Prior to joining SNH, Emily was a practicing attorney. During her legal career, Emily was a federal magistrate judge law clerk, state prosecutor, and civil defense litigator. In 2017, she co-founded software firm Juristech LLC, which provides a digital keyboard designed for lawyers.

Emily holds a Juris Doctor (JD) degree from the University of California, Los Angeles—School of Law, as well as a Bachelor of Arts degree from Pepperdine University.

EMILY MONTGOMERY
Chief of Staff

In her role as Chief of Staff, Emily is responsible for driving strategic cross-functional initiatives and ensuring that company commitments and priorities are being executed. Emily communicates with Senior Executives and managers across the organization and serves as the central point of contact for all Internal Communications.

Prior to joining SNH, Emily was a practicing attorney. During her legal career, Emily was a federal magistrate judge law clerk, state prosecutor, and civil defense litigator. In 2017, she co-founded software firm Juristech LLC, which provides a digital keyboard designed for lawyers.

Emily holds a Juris Doctor (JD) degree from the University of California, Los Angeles—School of Law, as well as a Bachelor of Arts degree from Pepperdine University.

Eric Ring
Chief Information Officer, Business Strategy & Transformation

ERIC RING
Chief Information Officer

In his role as Chief Information Officer (CIO) for SNH, Eric provides technological leadership and guidance to SNH and its portfolio companies. Prior to joining SNH, Eric served as Senior Vice President of the Enterprise Architecture at CoreLogic. In that capacity, he drove product and technical architecture for CoreLogic’s next-generation systems, and worked closely with their delivery teams to bring new product to market. Previously at CoreLogic, Eric oversaw and developed infrastructure operations and information security, and directed all aspects of computing and data center infrastructure and application support. Eric’s professional history also includes his tenure as Chief Information Officer at First Advantage Credco, a California-based consumer credit reporting service. In that position, Eric was responsible for Information Technology for First Advantage’s most profitable division. Eric’s professional background also includes tenures as Senior Vice President, IT Operations, at First American Credco, and Director of IT Infrastructure at Advanta, a financial services company.

As a seasoned IT industry leader, Eric is also a founding member of the San Diego Chapter of the Society of Information Management.

ERIC RING
Chief Information Officer

In his role as Chief Information Officer (CIO) for SNH, Eric provides technological leadership and guidance to SNH and its portfolio companies. Prior to joining SNH, Eric served as Senior Vice President of the Enterprise Architecture at CoreLogic. In that capacity, he drove product and technical architecture for CoreLogic’s next-generation systems, and worked closely with their delivery teams to bring new product to market. Previously at CoreLogic, Eric oversaw and developed infrastructure operations and information security, and directed all aspects of computing and data center infrastructure and application support. Eric’s professional history also includes his tenure as Chief Information Officer at First Advantage Credco, a California-based consumer credit reporting service. In that position, Eric was responsible for Information Technology for First Advantage’s most profitable division. Eric’s professional background also includes tenures as Senior Vice President, IT Operations, at First American Credco, and Director of IT Infrastructure at Advanta, a financial services company.

As a seasoned IT industry leader, Eric is also a founding member of the San Diego Chapter of the Society of Information Management.

John Stancil
Vice President, Finance

JOHN STANCIL
Vice President, Finance

As Vice President, Finance, John oversees financial reporting, financial and operational accounting and tax management for SNH, and provides support to portfolio accounting organizations, including oversight and due diligence for new SNH investments.

John has a successful track record of more than 30 years spanning all aspects of finance and accounting. John began his professional career as a certified public accountant in California at Price Waterhouse, and then served for more than a decade as Second Vice President in charge of investment and accounting and real estate departments at First Capital Life Insurance Company. He later became the Group Chief Financial Officer for First Advantage and First American’s Consumer Information and Service Group, playing a key role in a significant number of acquisitions, divestitures and formation of joint ventures or strategic partnerships.

A graduate of San Diego State University, John earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration, with an emphasis in accounting.

JOHN STANCIL
Vice President, Finance

As Vice President, Finance, John oversees financial reporting, financial and operational accounting and tax management for SNH, and provides support to portfolio accounting organizations, including oversight and due diligence for new SNH investments.

John has a successful track record of more than 30 years spanning all aspects of finance and accounting. John began his professional career as a certified public accountant in California at Price Waterhouse, and then served for more than a decade as Second Vice President in charge of investment and accounting and real estate departments at First Capital Life Insurance Company. He later became the Group Chief Financial Officer for First Advantage and First American’s Consumer Information and Service Group, playing a key role in a significant number of acquisitions, divestitures and formation of joint ventures or strategic partnerships.

A graduate of San Diego State University, John earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration, with an emphasis in accounting.

Scott Rosen
Chief Financial Officer & Chief Compliance Officer

Scott Rosen
Chief Financial Officer & Chief Compliance Officer

In his roles as Chief Financial Officer and Chief Compliance Officer, Scott Rosen manages SNH’s financial and tax activities, investor administration, and regulatory compliance, including coordination of audit, tax, legal, and other service providers for SNH, Inc.

Prior to joining SNH, Scott was the Chief Financial Officer and Chief Compliance Officer at Tukman Grossman Capital Management, Inc., an investment advisory firm. Prior to his work at Tukman Grossman, Scott was a Tax Partner in the financial services practices of both Deloitte & Touche and Arthur Andersen. Scott is a Certified Public Accountant and received his Bachelor of Arts in Economics from the University of California, Berkeley.

Scott Rosen
Chief Financial Officer & Chief Compliance Officer

In his roles as Chief Financial Officer and Chief Compliance Officer, Scott Rosen manages SNH’s financial and tax activities, investor administration, and regulatory compliance, including coordination of audit, tax, legal, and other service providers for SNH, Inc.

Prior to joining SNH, Scott was the Chief Financial Officer and Chief Compliance Officer at Tukman Grossman Capital Management, Inc., an investment advisory firm. Prior to his work at Tukman Grossman, Scott was a Tax Partner in the financial services practices of both Deloitte & Touche and Arthur Andersen. Scott is a Certified Public Accountant and received his Bachelor of Arts in Economics from the University of California, Berkeley.