About Our Team

Mitchell Goldsteen

Founder and Partner

Mr. Goldsteen is the Founder and Managing Partner of Oroco Capital. Prior to founding Oroco Capital, Mr. Goldsteen was both an operator and an investor. Prior to which, Mr. Goldsteen was at Credit Suisse in New York City. Prior to joining Credit Suisse, Mr. Goldsteen worked at The Carlyle Group in Washington, D.C. Prior to Carlyle, Mr. Goldsteen began his career at Alex. Brown & Sons in Baltimore, Maryland. Mr. Goldsteen is a Director at MariTrace, was Chairman of the Board of OPS, was Chairman of the Board at Southside Container and served on the Board of CTS and several other companies. Mr. Goldsteen lives in Bethesda, Maryland with his wife and three girls. He is active in numerous community organizations.

Lauren Shutz

Family Partner

East Coast, USA

A key Oroco limited partner that has committed to all of Oroco’s deals for the next three years. The institution manages approximately $2.0 billion. The firm is an off shoot of one of the wealthiest families in the United States. The office manages the personal assets of a billionaire family. It has been managing money for over 30 years. Its goal is to partner with visionary entrepreneurs and to help create valuable new companies. It makes investments in established funds and management teams who can efficiently deploy capital and provide an exceptional rate of return.

Sarah Wright

Institutional Partner

California, USA

A key Oroco limited partner that has committed to all of Oroco’s deals for the next four years. The institution manages approximately $1.0 billion as of May 1, 2014. As an organization, it relies on bottom-up fundamental research within corporate events and sectors where it has expertise, and encourages teamwork by incentivizing collaboration and idea sharing. It manages equity capital for institutions, including college endowments, charitable foundations and pension plans, and for high net worth individuals. It invests globally across asset classes, seeking to achieve superior risk-adjusted returns through a process of bottom-up fundamental analysis that emphasizes capital preservation.

Matthew Willis

Strategic Partner

Maryland, USA

A key Oroco limited partner has committed to Oroco’s deals and invested in its most recent deals. It is a privately held investment firm established in 2002 and based in Maryland. It was formed to bridge the gaps in traditional private equity. It is a long-term value based investor focused on growth and profitability with a history of creating exponential value for investors, owners and employees in a variety of settings. Its team has completed more than $5 billion worth of acquisitions over the past 25 years. Its partners have worked at the leading bulge bracket investment firms and private equity firms in the world.