Co-investment specialist hires two

Twin Bridge Capital Partners, a Chicago middle-market buyout fund of funds with a focus on co-investment, has hired two PPM America executives.

Twin Bridge Capital Partners, a Chicago middle-market buyout fund of funds, has hired two senior partners.

Joe Dimberio and Pat Lanigan were both named senior partners at the firm. Both come from PPM America Capital Partners, an indirect subsidiary of Prudential.

Twin Bridge, with $500 million in capital commitments, is led by Debbie Ackerman and Brian Gallagher. Ackerman was a senior partner at PPM America until 2005. Gallagher was also a partner there.

Twin Bridge invests in middle-market buyout partnerships and has a robust co-investment programme.