Leo Helmers, Managing Director and Head of Carlyle Mezzanine Partners
This week the TUIA is hosting Leo Helmers, Managing Director and Head of Carlyle Mezzanine Partners. Prior to joining Carlyle in August 2003, Mr. Helmers was Senior Vice President with TCW/Crescent Mezzanine Partners and Trust Company of the West and Managing Director of Hamilton Lane Advisors, Inc. Currently, Mr. Helmers is a member of the Board of Directors of Shari’s Management Corporation, Targus Group International, Inc. and Taylor-Wharton International, Inc. and a Board Observer of Hawkeye Concrete Products Company. Mr. Helmers received his M.B.A from Temple University and a B.S from Lafayette College. He is a CFA charter holder.