MidOcean Adds Talent to its Investor Relations Team


NEW YORK, NY – April 5, 2021 – MidOcean Partners, a premier alternative asset manager specializing in middle market private equity and alternative credit investments, announced today the addition of Leslie Tanca and Tim Percarpio to the Firm’s Investor Relations team. Both Ms. Tanca, who joined as a Vice President, and Mr. Percarpio, who joined as a Managing Director and the Head of Investor Relations, will work across the private equity and credit businesses, supporting MidOcean’s fundraising and client service efforts.

MidOcean’s Chief Operating Officer, Debbie Hodges, said, “We are pleased to welcome Tim and Leslie to the MidOcean team. Tim brings more than 20 years of experience in senior institutional marketing and leadership roles, as well as a strong background in credit; Leslie has over 13 years of investor relations experience within private markets, focusing on project management, business development, and client service. We’ve built a world class investor relations infrastructure at MidOcean, and we look forward to Tim and Leslie’s contributions to the growth of our private equity and credit businesses.”

Ms. Tanca, who has worked for MidOcean on a consulting basis since 2020, was previously a Senior Vice President at Pinnacle Trust Partners, a placement and advisory firm focused on alternative investments, where she focused primarily on the firm’s project management efforts. Previously, Ms. Tanca held roles at Portfolio Advisors, where she was responsible for business development and client service across the firm’s suite of private markets products, as well as Siguler Guff & Company, where she supported marketing and investor relations activities for various private equity strategies.   

As the Head of Investor Relations at MidOcean, Mr. Percarpio will be responsible for overseeing all of the firm’s private equity and credit marketing activities. He joins MidOcean from Contrarian Capital, a distressed private credit and real estate manager, where he served as the Head of Marketing for twelve years. Prior to Contrarian, Mr. Percarpio was Director of Marketing at JD Capital, a multi-strategy and volatility trading hedge fund, and a Principal at Vanguard, where he spent eleven years serving in a number of institutional marketing and business leadership capacities.

About MidOcean Partners

MidOcean Partners is a premier New York-based alternative asset manager specializing in middle-market private equity and alternative credit investments. Since its inception in 2003, MidOcean Private Equity has targeted investments in high-quality middle-market companies in the consumer and business services sectors. MidOcean Credit Partners was launched in 2009 and currently manages a series of alternative credit strategies, collateralized loan obligations (CLOs), and customized separately managed accounts.


MidOcean Contact:

Deborah Hodges

Media Contacts:

Nathaniel Garnick/Grace Cartwright
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(212) 257-4170