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PETER WEPRIN

FOUNDER

Mr. Weprin is a Managing Partner of LLEX.  Before joining LLEX, Mr. Weprin was a Managing Director at Brock Capital, a boutique investment bank. Mr. Weprin has developed a network of some of the most prominent family offices, asset managers and institutional investors, successfully co-investing and syndicating private placement mandates. With a focus on asset-backed direct invest opportunities; he performs extensive due diligence and employs disciplined risk management strategies integrating leading subject matter experts in the specific area of investment.

Mr. Weprin personally seeded and was successful in raising the initial capital to build Hightower Advisors, a wealth management company, which currently has over $50 Billion in AUM. Previously, Mr. Weprin was a Managing Director at Cowen and Company in the Capital Markets Group, in charge of origination and execution of innovative capital raising solutions for middle-market private companies. Prior to joining Cowen, Mr. Weprin was a Senior Vice President at Goldman Advisors where he focused on the origination and structuring of over $2 Billion in transactions for clients as well as raising $200 Million in private offerings. Prior to joining Goldman Advisors, Mr. Weprin practiced law and was responsible for closing complex multi-jurisdictional transactions involving Global Fortune 500 Companies for British Telecom. Mr. Weprin started his career at HBO Time Warner in the Legal Department.

Mr. Weprin graduated with an M.S. in Telecommunications Management, from University College London as part of BT’s Executive Masters Program in 2005. Additionally, he received a J.D. from Brooklyn Law School in 1998 and received a B.A. from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 1992.

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