Rowan G.P. Taylor
Rowan G.P. Taylor is the founding and Managing Partner of Liberty Hall. Prior to founding Liberty Hall in July 2011, Mr. Taylor was a Partner of Oak Hill Capital Management, a private equity firm with more than $8 billion under management. While at Oak Hill, which he joined in 1999, Mr. Taylor was head of its Basic Industries group where he led a team of investment professionals focused on industrial and transportation businesses, including those serving the aerospace and defense industry, and served on Oak Hill’s Investment Committee. Prior to joining Oak Hill, Mr. Taylor was a Principal of The Clipper Group and its successor, Monitor Clipper Partners, both private equity firms associated with CS First Boston, which he joined in 1991. Mr. Taylor began his career as a Financial Analyst in the Merchant Banking group of CS First Boston in 1989.
Mr. Taylor serves or previously served on the boards of directors of each of the portfolio companies described herein. He also currently serves on the Boards of Trustees of Washington and Lee University and Ashley Hall and previously served as a member of the Board of Regents of Portsmouth Abbey School. He earned his B.A. in Economics, summa cum laude, from Washington and Lee University where he was elected to Phi Beta Kappa. He and his wife have four daughters and live in Charleston, South Carolina.