Private Equity/Family Offices
Daniel Galvanoni is a Los Angeles based merchant banker who thrives in the structuring of complex financial transactions targeting private equity funds, hedge funds, REITS, equity portfolios, private merchant banks, pension funds, and life companies. In addition, Mr. Galvanoni’s emphasis rests strongly in ultra high net worth family office partnerships, predominantly based in North America, Latin America, Europe, Asia and the Middle East.
Besides being the lead partner at Blackhawk bringing a West coast presence to the Firm, Mr. Galvanoni brings in a mutually profitable relationship second to none – especially when it comes to middle market buyouts – being the Chairman and Founder of DPG Investments, LLC; a multi strategy investment, advisory and merchant banking firm managing diverse assets comprised of private equity interests, short term high yield notes, and private investment partnerships.
As of to date, DPG is actively managing over 30 operating private partnerships and portfolio investments/interests in which Mr. Galvanoni takes an active role by adding strategic value to DPG positions in its portfolio on an annual basis. The Capital Markets Group of DPG Investments focuses on the structuring and securing of both debt and equity for multi strategy alternative investment fund managers globally.Since the formation of DPG Investments, Daniel has originated over $1 billion in high yield debt and equity into DPG sponsored transactions and advisory mandates. Daniel also currently serves as a board member with DPG Realty Capital, DPG Investments, DPG Advisors and Fintramex.
Prior to DPG, Mr. Galvanoni was an associate at Lazard Frères and Wesselink & Galvanoni Enterprises, a General partnership founded after the Galvanoni families successful sale of computing mobile wireless company, Telxon corporation and affiliated entities, a hand held mobile wireless conglomerate the family had economic interests in. Wesselink & Galvanoni Holdings was set up as a multi strategy family office deploying capital into international and domestic real estate development projects, early/mid stage private equity companies, and various early stage technology investments.
Ziad Abdelnour, Blackhawk Partners CEO serves on the International Advisory Board of the Family Office of DPG Investments as well.