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At BPGC, we are passionate about our work and driven by a commitment to deliver the highest-quality experience, not only to our institutional clients but also to the businesses in which we invest and the management teams and employees with whom we partner.

We appreciate the significance of the myriad environmental, social and governance questions facing the world in which we live, and we are committed to upholding and reinforcing international best practices in responsible investing.

BPGC is supported by a global Advisory Board comprised of accomplished leaders from the industrials, materials, chemicals and communications sectors.

Team

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Stephen Toy
Managing Partner
  • Stephen Toy is a Co-Founder and Managing Partner at BPGC. He is responsible for all aspects of firm and investment management

  • Previously, Mr. Toy served as Global Head of Private Equity and Senior Managing Partner at Invesco Private Capital and WL Ross & Co.

  • Prior to that, Mr. Toy worked in the Mergers & Acquisitions and Corporate Restructuring Group at Rothschild Inc. and in the Public Finance Group at O’Brien Partners Inc.

  • Mr. Toy has served on the boards of Amalgamated Bank, Plascar Participacoes SA and Exco Resources Inc. (public companies) as well as Compagnie Europeenne de Wagons, Kansai Sawayaka Bank, International Automotive Components Group, Marquis Who’s Who LLC, and Permian Basin Materials LLC

  • Mr. Toy graduated summa cum laude with a B.S. in Business Administration from the State University of New York at Albany

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Nadim Qureshi 
Managing Partner
  • Nadim Qureshi is a Co-Founder and Managing Partner at BPGC. He is responsible for all aspects of firm and investment management

  • Previously, Mr. Qureshi served as Managing Partner at Invesco Private Capital and WL Ross & Co.

  • Prior to that, Mr. Qureshi was a Partner at Quinpario Partners. He was a member of the senior executive team that led the restructuring and transformation of Solutia from a bankrupt commodity producer to a highly profitable specialty chemicals business until its sale to Eastman Chemical in 2012. Prior to Solutia, Mr. Qureshi worked at Arthur D. Little and Charles River Associates.

  • Mr. Qureshi serves as member of the Board for International Seaways (NYSE:INSW), and previously served as Chairman of Diamond S Shipping (NYSE:DSSI) and on the Board of Nexeo Solutions (NASDAQ:NXEO)

  • Mr. Qureshi graduated with a B.S. in Chemical Engineering and an M.S. in Macromolecular Science from Case Western Reserve University. He also earned an M.B.A. from Northwestern University​

  • Nick Peterson is a Principal at BPGC and is responsible for all aspects of transaction sourcing and execution

  • Mr. Peterson’s past private equity experience has been focused on special situations, distressed and turnaround investments at firms including Platinum Equity, WL Ross & Co, and Lantern Asset Management. Prior to that, Mr. Peterson worked in investment banking at Moelis and Citi. He began his career in the financial advisory group at PFM

  • Mr. Peterson previously served on the board of directors for School Specialty Inc.

  • Mr. Peterson graduated with a B.S. in Accounting, Finance, and Management from Saint Francis University. He also earned an M.S. in Finance from Villanova University

Nick Peterson
Principal
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