Bennet Grill - Vice President

Bennet Grill is a Vice President at Gemspring Capital.  Prior to joining Gemspring, Bennet was a Director in the Business Development and Strategy group at Ipreo, a portfolio company of Blackstone and Goldman Sachs.  At Ipreo, Bennet focused on the execution of M&A and strategic partnerships in the financial technology sector, including Ipreo's 2015 acquisition of iLevel Solutions.

Prior to joining Ipreo, Bennet was a Senior Associate at Blue Wolf Capital Partners, a New York based special situations private equity firm focused on opportunities in the middle market.  In this role, Bennet developed and executed control oriented transactions, investing across the capital structure in the defense, forest products and capital equipment sectors.  Bennet began his career as an investment banking analyst in the Mergers & Acquisitions group at Citigroup in New York.

Bennet received a B.S. in Economics and a Minor in Religion from Duke University.  He currently serves on the Associate Council of KIPP NYC and the Young Alumni Development Council of Duke University and lives in New York City.