Eric is Co-Head of Global Private Markets at Muzinich & Co. Eric has held a number of senior positions in middle market investing. Before joining Muzinich, Eric was a Managing Director of Cyrus Capital Partners. Previously, he was the Senior Partner and Portfolio Manager of FriedbergMilstein, where he grew middle market investments to $1.4 billion of AUM. Eric was also a Partner and Managing Director of JP Morgan Partners, where he was Co-head of its $1 billion mezzanine investment business. Prior to this, Eric served as a Managing Director of the Merchant Banking Group at BNP Paribas. He started his career at GE Company and GE Capital. He graduated from Wabash College with a B.A. in Economics and received an M.B.A. from the Stern School of Business at New York University.