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 Chief Administrative and Legal Officer
Daniel H. Weintraub
Dan is a Managing Director and Audax’ Chief Administrative and Legal Officer. 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.
Executive Vice President, Finance Chief Financial Officer, Private Equity
Jason G. Currier
Jason joined Audax Group in 2017. Previously, Jason was a Vice President, Finance at General Atlantic. Jason was also a Controller at Bessemer Venture Partners.
Jason received a B.S. from Quinnipiac University. He is a C.P.A.
Managing Director Chief Information Officer
Erik is a Managing Director and Chief Information Officer. Previously, Erik was a Vice President, Director, IT Strategic Planning for Boston-based integrated advertising agency Digitas, Inc.
Erik received a B.A. in Entrepreneurial Studies, Marketing & Communications from Babson College and his M.B.A from Boston University.
Senior Vice President, Operations Senior Fund Counsel & CCO
Byron C. J. Pavano
Byron is a Senior Vice President, Operations, Senior Fund Counsel & CCO for Audax Group. Previously, Byron was a Partner at Goodwin Procter, LLP. Prior to Goodwin Procter, Byron was an Associate at both Testa, Hurwitz and Thibeault and Gunderson Dettmer Stough Villeneuve Franklin & Hachigian, LLP.
Byron received a J.D. from Boston College Law School and a B.A. from Boston College.
Senior Vice President, Finance Chief Financial Officer, Private DebtSenior Vice President, Finance Chief Financial Officer, Private Debt
Michael E. Rettagliata
Mike joined Audax Group in 2017. Previously, Mike was a Vice President on the Real Estate Debt Strategies (BREDS) team at The Blackstone Group. Prior to joining The Blackstone Group, Mike worked as a Senior Accountant at Deloitte Consulting.
Mike received a B.S. in Accounting from Quinnipiac University.