People: MVC Capital Inc (MVC)

MVC on New York Consolidated

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19 Dec 2014
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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Scott Schuenke

34 2013 Chief Financial Officer

Jaclyn Shapiro-Rothchild

35 Vice President, Secretary

Bruce Shewmaker

68 Managing Director

Warren Holtsberg

63 2007 Director

Michael Tokarz

65 Director

Emilio Dominianni

82 Independent Director

Phillip Goldstein

69 2012 Independent Director

Gerald Hellerman

76 Independent Director

Robert Knapp

48 Independent Director

William Taylor

71 Independent Director

Jeffrey Goldberger

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Biographies

Name Description

Scott Schuenke

Mr. Scott J. Schuenke, CPA, has been appointed as Chief Financial Officer of MVC Capital, Inc., effective November 1, 2013. Mr. Schuenke currently serves as the Chief Financial Officer and Chief Compliance Officer of the Adviser, in addition to his service as Chief Financial Officer and Compliance Officer of the Fund. Prior to joining the Fund in June 2004, Mr. Schuenke served as a compliance officer with U.S. Bancorp Fund Services, LLC, from 2002 until he joined the Fund in 2004. Mr. Schuenke also served as the secretary of The Mexico Equity & Income Fund, Inc. and assistant secretary of Tortoise Energy Infrastructure Corporation during his tenure at U.S. Bancorp Fund Services, LLC. He serves on the Board of Vestal Manufacturing Enterprises, Inc. and NPWT Corporation, portfolio companies of the Fund. Mr. Schuenke is a Certified Public Accountant

Jaclyn Shapiro-Rothchild

Ms. Jaclyn Shapiro-Rothchild is Vice President, Secretary of MVC Capital Inc. Ms. Shapiro-Rothchild currently serves as Vice President and Secretary of the Adviser, in addition to her service as Vice President and Secretary of the Fund. Prior to joining the Fund in June 2002, she was an Associate and Business Manager with Draper Fisher Jurvetson meVC Management Co. LLC, the former investment sub-adviser to the Fund, and an Associate at The Bank Companies (acquired by Newmark & Co. Real Estate), a commercial real estate company. Ms. Rothchild serves as Chief Operating Officer of Eleventh Street Partners, Inc. and is a member of the Advisory Board of Forward Health. Ms. Shapiro-Rothchild serves on the Board of MVC Partners LLC, a portfolio company of the Fund.

Bruce Shewmaker

Mr. Bruce Shewmaker is Managing Director of MVC Capital Inc. Mr. Shewmaker currently serves as Managing Director of the Adviser and the Fund. Mr. Shewmaker worked directly for the Fund from November 2003 through October 2006. Previously, Mr. Shewmaker served as an Independent Director of the Fund in 2003. Mr. Shewmaker currently serves on the boards of Harris & Harris Group, Inc. and Garrison Capital Inc. Mr. Shewmaker served as a director for the following portfolio companies of the Fund: Baltic Motors Corporation, Phoenix Coal Corporation, Processclaims, Inc. and Vendio Services, Inc. He currently serves on the Boards of Foliofn, Inc., MVC Partners LLC, Velocitius B.V., Vestal Manufacturing Enterprises, Inc. and Advantage Insurance Holdings Ltd.

Warren Holtsberg

Mr. Warren Holtsberg is Director of MVC Capital Inc. Mr. Holtsberg currently serves as Co-Head of Portfolio Management of The Tokarz Group Advisers LLC (the “Adviser”), the investment adviser to the Fund. Mr. Holtsberg founded Motorola Ventures, the venture capital and private equity investment arm for Motorola, Inc. where he led the worldwide fund for eight years. He was also Corporate Vice President and Director of Equity Investments at Motorola. Mr. Holtsberg currently serves as a member of the Board of Directors of the Illinois Venture Capital Association, Sportvision, the Big Shoulders Fund, the Chicagoland Entrepreneurship Center, Illinois Ventures, the venture investment arm for the University of Illinois, and UI LABS. Mr. Holtsberg serves on the advisory board of the Arcapita Fund. Mr. Holtsberg serves as a director for U.S. Gas & Electric, Inc. and MVC Partners LLC, portfolio companies of the Fund.

Michael Tokarz

Mr. Michael T. Tokarz is Director of MVC Capital Inc. Mr. Tokarz currently serves as Chairman and Portfolio Manager of the Fund and as Manager of the Adviser. Mr. Tokarz also is the Managing Member of The Tokarz Group, a private merchant bank, since 2002. Prior to this, Mr. Tokarz was a senior General Partner and Administrative Partner at Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co., a private equity firm specializing in management buyouts. He also currently serves on the corporate boards of CNO Financial Group, Inc.,Walter Energy, Inc. (Chairman of the board), Walter Investment Management Corp., Mueller Water Products, Inc., and IDEX Corporation. He is Chairman Emeritus and is a member of the Board of the University of Illinois Foundation, and serves on its executive committee, investment policy committee and finance committee. He is also a member of the Board of Managers for Illinois Ventures, LLC and Illinois Emerging Technology Fund LLC. Mr. Tokarz serves as a director for the following portfolio companies of the Fund: Custom Alloy Corporation, Harmony Health and Beauty, Inc., MVC Automotive Group B.V., MVC Partners LLC, Ohio Medical Corporation and Turf Products, LLC. He also serves as a director of Focus Pointe Global, Gibdock Limited, and Plymouth Rock Energy, LLC, all portfolio companies of MVC Private Equity Fund, L.P. He was previously on the board of Lomonosov, Althleta, Inc. and Apertio Ltd. In addition, he was on the boards of Timberland Machines & Irrigation, Inc., Dakota Growers Pasta Company, Harmony Pharmacy & Health Centers, Inc., Summit Research Labs, Inc. and Huamei Capital Company, formerly portfolio companies of the Fund.

Emilio Dominianni

Mr. Emilio Dominianni is Independent Director of MVC Capital Inc. Mr. Dominianni is a retired Partner of, and was Special Counsel to, Coudert Brothers LLP, a law firm. He is currently a director of Stamm International Corporation, Powrmatic Inc., and Powrmatic of Canada Ltd., manufacturers and distributors of heating, ventilating, and air conditioning equipment.

Phillip Goldstein

Mr. Phillip F. Goldstein is Independent Director of MVC Capital, Inc. Mr. Goldstein is a principal of Bulldog Holdings, LLC, the owner of several entities serving as the general partner of several investment partnerships in the Bulldog Investors group of private funds, and the owner of Kimball & Winthrop, LLC, the managing general partner of Bulldog Investors General Partnership, since 2012; he was also a principal of the general partner of several investment partnerships in the Bulldog Investors group of private funds from 1992-2012; additionally, Mr. Goldstein is a principal of Brooklyn Capital Management, LLC, the

Gerald Hellerman

Mr. Gerald Hellerman is Independent Director of MVC Capital Inc. Mr. Hellerman owned and served as Managing Director of Hellerman Associates, a financial and corporate consulting firm, from the firm’s inception in 1993 until it ceased operations in 2013. Mr. Hellerman currently serves as a director and chief compliance officer for The Mexico Equity and Income Fund, Inc. and for Special Opportunities Fund, Inc. Mr. Hellerman was previously a director of Brantley Capital Corporation, a director of the Old Mutual registered hedge fund complex, and a director of TM Entertainment and Media, Inc.

Robert Knapp

Mr. Robert Christopher Knapp is Independent Director of MVC Capital Inc. Mr. Knapp is the Founder and Managing Director of Ironsides Partners LLC and Ironsides Partners Opportunity Fund (fund complex) and specializes in closed end funds, emerging markets, distressed debt, and corporate restructurings. He serves as a director of the Africa Opportunity Partners Ltd. and its related fund vehicles, including the Africa Opportunity Fund Ltd. (LSE AIM: LSE). Mr. Knapp is an independent, non-executive director of Pacific Alliance Asia Opportunity Fund (fund complex) and Pacific Alliance Group Asset Management Ltd., as well as Castle Private Equity AG (SWX: CPEN) Mr. Knapp also serves as a member of the Board of Managers of Veracity Worldwide LLC and Waterloo Oil & Gas LLC. In addition to his directorships named above, Mr. Knapp is a Trustee of Princeton-in-Asia, Regional Plan Association, and the Sea Education Association. Mr. Knapp was previously a director of Pacific Alliance Investment Management Ltd. and the Vietnam Opportunity Fund. Mr. Knapp was previously a managing director with Millennium Partners.

William Taylor

Mr. William Taylor is Independent Director of MVC Capital Inc. Mr. Taylor is a Certified Public Accountant and retired Partner of Deloitte & Touche. Mr. Taylor is currently a director of Northern Illinois University Foundation and President and a director of The William & Dian Taylor Foundation. Mr. Taylor was previously a trustee of Writers Theatre. From 1976 through May 2005, Mr. Taylor was a Partner at Deloitte & Touche. From 1997 to 2001, Mr. Taylor was a director of Deloitte & Touche USA and from 1999 to 2003 Mr. Taylor was a director of Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu.

Jeffrey Goldberger

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