Glenn H Pease has joined Wood Street Capital Management as Chief Financial Officer. Wood Creek is a joint venture of Norfolk Management Group, LLC, an investment holding company specializing in alternative investments, and Babson Capital Management LLC, a leading national investment management firm.
Pease, 48, has more than 25 years of financial services experience and joins the firm from The Phoenix Companies, Inc where for more than 22 years he held a series of senior financial management positions, including most recently Vice President, Finance of the asset management division and Vice President, Strategic Development. In these roles he was involved in a variety of activities including accounting, strategic and financial planning, taxes, investments, mergers, acquisitions and divestitures. Prior to Phoenix, he worked as an auditor at Ernst & Young, LLP and is both a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and a Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU).
'Hiring Glenn was certainly a strategic investment for Wood Creek,' said CEO Brett Hellerman. 'Our growth in the alternative alternatives investment market is exploding and I am confident that Glenn will help maintain our momentum.'
Pease earned his BS in Applied Economics and Management from Cornell University, his M.S. in Taxation from the University of Hartford and his MBA from the Johnson Graduate School of Management at Cornell University.