Co-Chief Executive Officer
Geoffrey S. Rehnert
Geoff is Co-Chief Executive Officer. Together with Marc Wolpow, he co-founded Audax Group in 1999. Prior to forming Audax, Geoff was a Managing Director of Bain Capital, Inc., which he helped to start in 1984. While at Bain Capital, he initiated the firm’s buyout business, served on over 25 boards of Bain Capital’s portfolio companies, and was an integral part of the firm’s growth and evolution. Geoff also worked at Bain & Company and J. P. Morgan and Company, Inc.
Geoff received a J.D. from Stanford Law School and an A.B. from Duke University.
Co-Chief Executive Officer
Marc B. Wolpow
Marc is Co-Chief Executive Officer. Together with Geoff Rehnert, he co-founded Audax Group in 1999. Previously, Marc was a Managing Director of Bain Capital, Inc. From 1990 through 1997, he was engaged primarily in Bain Capital’s private equity investment business. In 1997, Marc established Sankaty Advisors, Inc., an affiliate of Bain Capital that invests in bank debt, high yield bonds, mezzanine loans, and special situations. Prior to joining Bain Capital, he worked at Drexel Burnham Lambert, Inc. and Donaldson Lufkin & Jenrette, Inc.
Marc earned an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School and a J.D. from Harvard Law School. He received a B.S. in Economics from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.
Managing Director Chief Operating Officer
Richard T. Joseph
Rich is a Managing Director and Chief Operating Officer. Previously, Rich was the Chief Financial Officer of Streamline.com, a publicly traded internet service company. Prior to Streamline.com, he served as the Chief Financial Officer of Software Emancipation Technology, Planet Direct Corp., and ESSENSE Systems, Inc., and was a Senior Manager at Ernst & Young, LLP.
Rich received a B.S. in Accounting and Management from Boston College School of Management. He is a C.P.A.
Managing Director General Counsel
Daniel H. Weintraub
Dan is a Managing Director and Audax’ General Counsel. Previously, Dan was an associate at Ropes & Gray LLP. Prior to Ropes & Gray, he served as a law clerk to the Honorable Mark L. Wolf, United States District Judge for the District of Massachusetts.
Dan received a J.D. from Boston College Law School and an A.B. from Dartmouth College.
Senior Vice President Investor Relations
Alexander A. Casale, CFA
Alex joined Audax Group in September 2009. Prior to joining Audax Group, Alex was a Manager of Business Development at Arrowstreet Capital. Prior to Arrowstreet, he was a Principal at Hamersley Partners.
Alex received an M.B.A. from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania and a B.A. in psychology from the University of Connecticut.
Managing Director Investor Relations
Edgar W. Soule
Garz is a Managing Director and Director of Investor Relations. Previously, Garz was a Managing Director of Abbott Capital Management, LLC. Prior to Abbott Capital, he worked at MassMutual Financial Group. Garz also worked for Irving Trust Company in the Worldwide Corporate Group.
Garz received a B.A. from Hobart College.