CapGen Financial Group

Global Finances

CapGen is a private equity firm that invests in financial services businesses with a particular focus on community and regional financial institutions, specialty finance and related services. Typically we take control positions in the institutions we invest in and apply our skill and insight in ways that enhance both the success of the companies and the returns for our investors.

The New York-based firm was founded by Eugene Ludwig, who previously served as U.S. Comptroller of the Currency and Vice Chairman of Bankers Trust / Deutsche Bank.

The firmís other leaders are:
Robert Goldstein, principal, a turnaround expert and experienced financial services CEO
John Rose, principal, banker, strategic planner, and veteran investor in turnaround situations
John Sullivan, managing director, a community and regional bank turnaround specialist with nearly three decades of experience as a senior bank operating executive.

CapGen brings together an extraordinary alliance of operating expertise, superior investment performance, regulatory knowledge, and extensive industry relationships.

The seasoned team at CapGenís helm is highly regarded for its integrity and successful record in guiding a broad range of institutions in the financial services sector, including regulatory agencies, Wall Street firms, Fortune 100 corporations, trade groups, and banks.

Mission Statement

Our mission is to be the premier private equity program focused on creating significant value within the banking and financial institution sector. CapGen's program brings together an extraordinary alliance of operating expertise, superior investment performance, regulatory knowledge, and extensive industry relationships.
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