TRP Capital Partners:

380 N Old Woodward Ave, Suite 205
Birmingham, Michigan 48009
Phone: (248) 648-2101
Fax: (248) 648-2105  

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TRP Capital Partners

TRP Capital Partners ("TRP") seeks to make growth oriented investments in the transportation sector.  TRP capitalizes on its strategic relationships, commercial synergies, and the transportation expertise of its partners and affiliates. 

TRP's philosophy is to support existing management teams while giving them autonomy to run the business.  TRP's principals have 100+ years of experience in the areas of finance and transportation-related investing.

The TRP Advantage

leaders in the transportation industry
partner with founders and management teams
100+ Years collective Experience
add value to support growth of investments 
unmatched industry network
attractive track record

TRP Capital Team

Dave Mitchell

Managing Director

TRP since 2002

Deloitte Consulting

BS - Notre Dame

MBA - Stanford

Prior to joining TRP, David R. Mitchell spent 12 years in management consulting including experience as a Senior Manager with Deloitte Consulting in the automotive and manufacturing practice, and a Senior Consultant with Accenture. Dave holds a BS degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of Notre Dame and an MBA from the Stanford University Graduate School of Business.

Steve Carrel

Managing Director

TRP/PCP since 1998

Merrill Lynch

BS - Penn State

MBA - Harvard 

Steven G. Carrel joined TRP in July 2004. Before joining TRP, Steve worked as an Associate at Penske Capital Partners, TRP's predecessor fund, from 1998 through 2002. Prior to his work at Penske Capital Partners, Steve worked as an analyst in the Investment Banking Division of Merrill Lynch. Steve earned his B.S. in Finance from the Pennsylvania State University and his MBA from the Harvard Graduate School of Business.

Michael DiRienzo

Managing Director

TRP since 2003

Merrill Lynch

BS - NYU

Michael A. DiRienzo joined TRP in July 2003. Prior to joining TRP, he was an Analyst in the Global Communications, Media and Technology Investment Banking Group at Merrill Lynch. Michael graduated from the Stern School of Business at New York University with a bachelor's degree in both Finance and Accounting.

James Hislop

Managing Director

Co-founder PCP and TRP

Merrill Lynch

BS - Bucknell 

MBA - NYU

James A. Hislop is a Managing Director of TRP. Jim was formerly a Managing Director in the Investment Banking Division of Merrill Lynch. Outside of TRP, Jim is the Vice Chairman of the New York Chapter of Lumen Institute.

Michael Vellucci

Principal

TRP since 2010

General Electric

BS - Maryland

Michael F. Vellucci joined TRP in February 2010. Prior to joining TRP, he worked in General Electric's Financial Management Program. Michael graduated Summa Cum Laude from the Robert H. Smith School of Business at the University of Maryland with a bachelor's degree in both Finance and Accounting.

Christian Miller

Senior Analyst

TRP since 2015

BS - Bellarmine

MBA - Purdue

[insert background]

Karen Hansen

CFO / CCO

TRP since 2003

Penske Corp. | Deloitte

BS - Central Michigan; CPA

Karen A. Hansen has been working with TRP since 2003. In addition to her work at TRP, she was the Assistant Controller of Penske Corporation from 2003 to 2006. Prior to her work at Penske Corporation, she worked for Deloitte & Touch LLP, where she earned her license as a Certified Public Accountant. Karen graduated from Central Michigan University with a bachelor’s degree in Accounting.

 
 

 CONTACT US

TRP Office:

2555 Telegraph Road
Bloomfield Hills, Michigan 48302
Phone: (248) 648-2101
Fax: (248) 648-2105  

For any inquiries, please fill out the form below, or contact a member of our team

TRP Capital Team

Dave Mitchell

Managing Director

TRP since 2002

Deloitte Consulting

BS - Notre Dame

MBA - Stanford

Prior to joining TRP, David R. Mitchell spent 12 years in management consulting including experience as a Senior Manager with Deloitte Consulting in the automotive and manufacturing practice, and a Senior Consultant with Accenture. Dave holds a BS degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of Notre Dame and an MBA from the Stanford University Graduate School of Business.

Steve Carrel

Managing Director

TRP/PCP since 1998

Merrill Lynch

BS - Penn State

MBA - Harvard 

Steven G. Carrel joined TRP in July 2004. Before joining TRP, Steve worked as an Associate at Penske Capital Partners, TRP's predecessor fund, from 1998 through 2002. Prior to his work at Penske Capital Partners, Steve worked as an analyst in the Investment Banking Division of Merrill Lynch. Steve earned his B.S. in Finance from the Pennsylvania State University and his MBA from the Harvard Graduate School of Business.

Michael DiRienzo

Managing Director

TRP since 2003

Merrill Lynch

BS - NYU

Michael A. DiRienzo joined TRP in July 2003. Prior to joining TRP, he was an Analyst in the Global Communications, Media and Technology Investment Banking Group at Merrill Lynch. Michael graduated from the Stern School of Business at New York University with a bachelor's degree in both Finance and Accounting.

James Hislop

Managing Director

Co-founder PCP and TRP

Merrill Lynch

BS - Bucknell 

MBA - NYU

James A. Hislop is a Managing Director of TRP. Jim was formerly a Managing Director in the Investment Banking Division of Merrill Lynch. Outside of TRP, Jim is the Vice Chairman of the New York Chapter of Lumen Institute.

Michael Vellucci

Principal

TRP since 2010

General Electric

BS - Maryland

Michael F. Vellucci joined TRP in February 2010. Prior to joining TRP, he worked in General Electric's Financial Management Program. Michael graduated Summa Cum Laude from the Robert H. Smith School of Business at the University of Maryland with a bachelor's degree in both Finance and Accounting.

Christian Miller

Senior Analyst

TRP since 2015

BS - Bellarmine

MBA - Purdue

[insert background]

Karen Hansen

CFO / CCO

TRP since 2003

Penske Corp. | Deloitte

BS - Central Michigan; CPA

Karen A. Hansen has been working with TRP since 2003. In addition to her work at TRP, she was the Assistant Controller of Penske Corporation from 2003 to 2006. Prior to her work at Penske Corporation, she worked for Deloitte & Touch LLP, where she earned her license as a Certified Public Accountant. Karen graduated from Central Michigan University with a bachelor’s degree in Accounting.

TRP Capital Team

Dave Mitchell

Managing Director

TRP since 2002

Deloitte Consulting

BS - Notre Dame

MBA - Stanford

Prior to joining TRP, David R. Mitchell spent 12 years in management consulting including experience as a Senior Manager with Deloitte Consulting in the automotive and manufacturing practice, and a Senior Consultant with Accenture. Dave holds a BS degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of Notre Dame and an MBA from the Stanford University Graduate School of Business.

Steve Carrel

Managing Director

TRP/PCP since 1998

Merrill Lynch

BS - Penn State

MBA - Harvard 

Steven G. Carrel joined TRP in July 2004. Before joining TRP, Steve worked as an Associate at Penske Capital Partners, TRP's predecessor fund, from 1998 through 2002. Prior to his work at Penske Capital Partners, Steve worked as an analyst in the Investment Banking Division of Merrill Lynch. Steve earned his B.S. in Finance from the Pennsylvania State University and his MBA from the Harvard Graduate School of Business.

Michael DiRienzo

Managing Director

TRP since 2003

Merrill Lynch

BS - NYU

Michael A. DiRienzo joined TRP in July 2003. Prior to joining TRP, he was an Analyst in the Global Communications, Media and Technology Investment Banking Group at Merrill Lynch. Michael graduated from the Stern School of Business at New York University with a bachelor's degree in both Finance and Accounting.

James Hislop

Managing Director

Co-founder PCP and TRP

Merrill Lynch

BS - Bucknell 

MBA - NYU

James A. Hislop is a Managing Director of TRP. Jim was formerly a Managing Director in the Investment Banking Division of Merrill Lynch. Outside of TRP, Jim is the Vice Chairman of the New York Chapter of Lumen Institute.

Michael Vellucci

Principal

TRP since 2010

General Electric

BS - Maryland

Michael F. Vellucci joined TRP in February 2010. Prior to joining TRP, he worked in General Electric's Financial Management Program. Michael graduated Summa Cum Laude from the Robert H. Smith School of Business at the University of Maryland with a bachelor's degree in both Finance and Accounting.

Christian Miller

Senior Analyst

TRP since 2015

BS - Bellarmine

MBA - Purdue

[insert background]

Karen Hansen

CFO / CCO

TRP since 2003

Penske Corp. | Deloitte

BS - Central Michigan; CPA

Karen A. Hansen has been working with TRP since 2003. In addition to her work at TRP, she was the Assistant Controller of Penske Corporation from 2003 to 2006. Prior to her work at Penske Corporation, she worked for Deloitte & Touch LLP, where she earned her license as a Certified Public Accountant. Karen graduated from Central Michigan University with a bachelor’s degree in Accounting.

TRP Capital Team

Dave Mitchell

Managing Director

TRP since 2002

Deloitte Consulting

BS - Notre Dame

MBA - Stanford

Prior to joining TRP, David R. Mitchell spent 12 years in management consulting including experience as a Senior Manager with Deloitte Consulting in the automotive and manufacturing practice, and a Senior Consultant with Accenture. Dave holds a BS degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of Notre Dame and an MBA from the Stanford University Graduate School of Business.

Steve Carrel

Managing Director

TRP/PCP since 1998

Merrill Lynch

BS - Penn State

MBA - Harvard 

Steven G. Carrel joined TRP in July 2004. Before joining TRP, Steve worked as an Associate at Penske Capital Partners, TRP's predecessor fund, from 1998 through 2002. Prior to his work at Penske Capital Partners, Steve worked as an analyst in the Investment Banking Division of Merrill Lynch. Steve earned his B.S. in Finance from the Pennsylvania State University and his MBA from the Harvard Graduate School of Business.

Michael DiRienzo

Managing Director

TRP since 2003

Merrill Lynch

BS - NYU

Michael A. DiRienzo joined TRP in July 2003. Prior to joining TRP, he was an Analyst in the Global Communications, Media and Technology Investment Banking Group at Merrill Lynch. Michael graduated from the Stern School of Business at New York University with a bachelor's degree in both Finance and Accounting.

James Hislop

Managing Director

Co-founder PCP and TRP

Merrill Lynch

BS - Bucknell 

MBA - NYU

James A. Hislop is a Managing Director of TRP. Jim was formerly a Managing Director in the Investment Banking Division of Merrill Lynch. Outside of TRP, Jim is the Vice Chairman of the New York Chapter of Lumen Institute.

Michael Vellucci

Principal

TRP since 2010

General Electric

BS - Maryland

Michael F. Vellucci joined TRP in February 2010. Prior to joining TRP, he worked in General Electric's Financial Management Program. Michael graduated Summa Cum Laude from the Robert H. Smith School of Business at the University of Maryland with a bachelor's degree in both Finance and Accounting.

Christian Miller

Senior Analyst

TRP since 2015

BS - Bellarmine

MBA - Purdue

[insert background]

Karen Hansen

CFO / CCO

TRP since 2003

Penske Corp. | Deloitte

BS - Central Michigan; CPA

Karen A. Hansen has been working with TRP since 2003. In addition to her work at TRP, she was the Assistant Controller of Penske Corporation from 2003 to 2006. Prior to her work at Penske Corporation, she worked for Deloitte & Touch LLP, where she earned her license as a Certified Public Accountant. Karen graduated from Central Michigan University with a bachelor’s degree in Accounting.

TRP Capital Team

Dave Mitchell

Managing Director

TRP since 2002

Deloitte Consulting

BS - Notre Dame

MBA - Stanford

Prior to joining TRP, David R. Mitchell spent 12 years in management consulting including experience as a Senior Manager with Deloitte Consulting in the automotive and manufacturing practice, and a Senior Consultant with Accenture. Dave holds a BS degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of Notre Dame and an MBA from the Stanford University Graduate School of Business.

Steve Carrel

Managing Director

TRP/PCP since 1998

Merrill Lynch

BS - Penn State

MBA - Harvard 

Steven G. Carrel joined TRP in July 2004. Before joining TRP, Steve worked as an Associate at Penske Capital Partners, TRP's predecessor fund, from 1998 through 2002. Prior to his work at Penske Capital Partners, Steve worked as an analyst in the Investment Banking Division of Merrill Lynch. Steve earned his B.S. in Finance from the Pennsylvania State University and his MBA from the Harvard Graduate School of Business.

Michael DiRienzo

Managing Director

TRP since 2003

Merrill Lynch

BS - NYU

Michael A. DiRienzo joined TRP in July 2003. Prior to joining TRP, he was an Analyst in the Global Communications, Media and Technology Investment Banking Group at Merrill Lynch. Michael graduated from the Stern School of Business at New York University with a bachelor's degree in both Finance and Accounting.

James Hislop

Managing Director

Co-founder PCP and TRP

Merrill Lynch

BS - Bucknell 

MBA - NYU

James A. Hislop is a Managing Director of TRP. Jim was formerly a Managing Director in the Investment Banking Division of Merrill Lynch. Outside of TRP, Jim is the Vice Chairman of the New York Chapter of Lumen Institute.

Michael Vellucci

Principal

TRP since 2010

General Electric

BS - Maryland

Michael F. Vellucci joined TRP in February 2010. Prior to joining TRP, he worked in General Electric's Financial Management Program. Michael graduated Summa Cum Laude from the Robert H. Smith School of Business at the University of Maryland with a bachelor's degree in both Finance and Accounting.

Christian Miller

Senior Analyst

TRP since 2015

BS - Bellarmine

MBA - Purdue

[insert background]

Karen Hansen

CFO / CCO

TRP since 2003

Penske Corp. | Deloitte

BS - Central Michigan; CPA

Karen A. Hansen has been working with TRP since 2003. In addition to her work at TRP, she was the Assistant Controller of Penske Corporation from 2003 to 2006. Prior to her work at Penske Corporation, she worked for Deloitte & Touch LLP, where she earned her license as a Certified Public Accountant. Karen graduated from Central Michigan University with a bachelor’s degree in Accounting.