William E. Wolf

Chairman of Red Rock Insurance Services

Mr. Wolf is one of the founding principals of BW Capital Partners and is its managing partner. Mr. Wolf assists with the oversight of BW Capital Partners’ hedge fund, BW Opportunity Partners, L.P., and is directly responsible for the management of BW Capital Partners’ Private Equity business.

Prior to founding BW Capital Partners in November 2011, Mr. Wolf was a principal at Talon Asset Management, LLC. During his 12-year tenure at Talon, Mr. Wolf had varied responsibilities, including being the Talon principal responsible for the oversight of Talon’s Private Equity investments, serving as Director of Research and serving on Talon’s Board of Managers.

Mr. Wolf began his career in 1982 as an investment banker at Salomon Brothers Inc. In 1987, he joined the investment banking group of William Blair & Company where he worked for two years. In 1990 Mr. Wolf joined Henry Crown and Company to oversee a portfolio of privately owned businesses.

Mr. Wolf currently serves on the Board of Directors of AnswersMedia LLC, Emerald Broadcast Partners, LLC, Lava Lite, LLC, Mindcrest, Inc., PlayNetwork, Inc. and Red Rock Insurance Services, Ltd. In addition, Mr. Wolf serves on the Board of Directors of the National Strategy Forum and Columbia College; he is also a member of the Board of Trustees of the Chicago Child Care Society.

Mr. Wolf received an A.B. degree from Hamilton College in 1982 and an M.B.A. from the University of Chicago in 1990.

Robert Beutel

Director of Red Rock Insurance Services

Mr. Beutel of Toronto, Ontario is the President of Oakwest Corporation, an investment holding company, where he has been employed since 1987. Mr. Beutel is responsible for the origination and monitoring of investments both publicly listed and private in the areas of financial services, distribution, manufacturing and chemicals. Mr. Beutel serves on the board of three TSX listed companies, as Chair of Strongco Corporation (construction equipment distributor); as a director of Accord Financial Corp. (asset based lender); and Firan Technology Group (electronics and aerospace).

Mr. Beutel graduate from University of Toronto, BA (Philosophy) 1982; and University of Michigan, MSE (Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering) 1985.

Oakwest Corporation Limited is a privately held, family owned, investment company whose mandate is principally to make long-term equity investments. Oakwest seeks opportunities with an identifiable market niche and strong leadership, in the hope of identifying and assisting businesses that will have long periods of growth and success.

Peter Beepat

President of Red Rock Insurance Services
Director of Red Rock Insurance Services

Mr. Beepat has over 13 years of experience in the financial services industry; he previously managed the trade credit insurance business of Executive Risk Insurance Services (ERIS), and serves as a Director of the Canadian Credit Insurance Association (CCIA) and an invited member of the Credit Insurance Advisory Group (CIAG).

Prior to joining ERIS in 2009, Mr. Beepat was a Risk Manager with Citigroup in Jamaica, and later the Senior Underwriter for the Victoria Mutual Building Society.

During Mr. Beepat’s employment at ERIS he successfully developed and managed a profitable risk portfolio, and led the company’s expansion into Illinois, USA.

Mr. Beepat obtained his BA in Economics from the University of Guyana and his MBA in Finance from the University of the West Indies.