Managing Partners Managing Directors Operating Partners Advisory Directors Senior Adviser Directors Principals Senior Associate Associates Retired Co-Founder
  • Joel S. Beckman
Executive Council
  • Gerald Greenwald (Chair)
    Former CEO & Chairman, United Airlines, Inc.
  • Norman R. Augustine
    Former CEO & Chairman, Lockheed Martin Corporation
  • Michael L. Eskew
    Former CEO & Chairman, United Parcel Service, Inc.
  • Sir John Rose
    Former CEO, Rolls-Royce plc
  • Tim Solso
    Former CEO & Chairman, Cummins, Inc.
Finance & Administration
  • John Clarke
  • Scott Parkis
    Director, Information Technology
  • Anne Savit
    Manager, Finance & Administration
  • Francine Vitale
    Manager, Compliance & Administration
Executive Assistants
  • Peggy Conway
  • Sofia Hodza
  • Barbara Palmer
  • Michelle Rudolph

Joel S. Beckman


Mr. Beckman co-founded Greenbriar in 1999. Prior to co-founding Greenbriar, Mr. Beckman was a Managing Director and Partner at Goldman Sachs. There, he founded the Global Transportation Group within its Investment Banking Division and was later responsible for a number of the firm’s largest corporate clients.

Mr. Beckman is a Senior Trustee and member of the Investment Committee of the University of Rochester and a Director of UJA-Federation of New York and a number of other non-profit and philanthropic organizations.

  • Representative Prior Portfolio Company Experience
  • American Tire Distributors, Inc.
  • Hexcel Corporation
  • Transplace Holdings
  • Western Peterbilt, Inc. (GWP)
  • Education
  • University of Rochester, BA
  • Yale Law School, JD

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