David DiPiero, president and CEO of FGI, a New York City-based global leader in commercial finance, launched an investment arm to focus on making minority and majority investments in middle market growth companies.
Led by Harriette Terbell, FGI Equity will invest in companies both domestically and globally through direct investments, partnerships and operating funds.
Industry sectors will include consumer products, retail, financial services, healthcare, manufacturing and some selected technologies such as cyber security.
Ms. Terbell is the Founder of private equity and advisory firm Terbell Partners Ltd. and formerly a General Partner in Alsacia Venture Investments, a venture capital fund that commercialized pre-seed, seed, and early stage medical device and healthcare related investments. Previously, she was a Partner with strategic management consulting firm, The Hay Group and an Officer at Fleet Financial.