Michael Marone and Boris Vuchic, Co-CIOs, have significant portfolio management experience and have worked together for over 15 years. The investment team has over 70 years of combined buyside experience.
Boris Vuchic is the Co-Founder and Co-Chief Investment Officer at Crescent Rock. He previously held the position of Partner at Pennant Capital Management for 17 years (2001-2018). Prior to that, Boris served as Vice President at Blue Capital, a mid-market private equity firm (1999-2001), and as a Senior Engagement Manager at McKinsey & Company (1995-1999). He holds a Ph.D. in Materials Science and Engineering from Northwestern University, where he was a recipient of the Walter P. Murphy Scholarship, and a B.S.E. from the University of Pennsylvania. Boris is actively involved in academia, serving on the Advisory Board for Northwestern University’s Materials Science Department, and has previously held a position on the Board of Trustees at Kent Place School.
Michael Marone is the Co-Founder and Co-Chief Investment Officer at Crescent Rock. Before co-founding Crescent Rock, Michael was a Partner at Pennant Capital Management (2008-2018). Prior to that, he served as Co-PM/Co-Managing Member at Argand Capital Advisors (2001-2008), Analyst at Buchanan, Parker Asset Management (1998-2001), Analyst/Trader at Paribas Corporation’s Risk Arbitrage Desk (1997-1998), and Associate at Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette in Investment Banking and Merchant Banking (1995-1997). Michael holds a J.D./M.B.A. from Columbia University and a B.S. from Georgetown University, where he graduated summa cum laude.
John Rolfe is a Partner and Senior Analyst at Crescent Rock. Prior to joining Crescent Rock, he was the Managing Member at Argand Capital Advisors LLC from 2001 to 2018. Before that, John served as Principal at Fir Tree Partners (1997-1999) and Associate at Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette (1994-1997). He holds an M.B.A. from The Wharton School, where he was a Palmer Scholar, an M.S. from the University of Florida with distinction, and a B.S. from Virginia Tech, where he graduated summa cum laude.
Scott Mosberg is a Partner and COO/CCO at Crescent Rock. Before joining Crescent Rock, Scott held the position of Controller at Pennant Capital Management (2012-2018). Prior to that, he served as Assistant Controller at Centerbridge Partners (2010-2012), Senior Accountant at King Street Capital (2006-2010), Senior Associate at PriceWaterhouseCoopers (2004-2006), and Associate at KPMG (2003-2004). Scott earned his B.S. from The Pennsylvania State University and is a Certified Public Accountant licensed in New York State.