Rainer Twiford is President of Brookline Investments. Rainer focuses on structuring private equity and venture capital financing, having completed transactions in healthcare, technology, and biotechnology. He was a founder of Keys Holding Group, LLC, a behavioral health business sold to a public company for $230mm in the Fall of 2005. Rainer has served on the board of several private companies, one NYSE traded company (Care Investment Trust) and several charitable organizations. Rainer was formerly a partners with Trammell Crow Company and practiced law in New Orleans. Mr. Twiford has a B.A. and Ph.D. degrees from the University of Mississippi, a M.A. from the University of Akron and a J.D. from the University of Virginia.
Madding King is a Principal at Brookline Investments. He is also the President of Brookline Group, a FINRA registered Broker-Dealer, and holds the FINRA Series 3,6,7,24 and 66 designations. Formerly, Madding served as a Proprietary/Independent Trader at the Chicago Board of Trade from 1998 through February 2007 where he focused on fixed income derivatives. He has served as a board member for multiple private companies ranging in scope from technology to wireless communications and life sciences. Mr. King received a B.A. with extensive work in Business Administration and Economics from Vanderbilt University in 1997.
Mr. Jacobus is a Managing Director at Brookline Investments, Inc. Bob brings a wide range of experience to Brookline, with a career that has spanned biomedical engineering, securitization structuring, investment banking and entrepreneurial ventures. He has also served as a missionary in Central America, and as an adjunct professor of finance and Executive-in-Residence at Birmingham-Southern College. Mr. Jacobus earned a degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Colorado, an MBA from the University of Denver, and a master’s degree in Finance from the University of Alabama. He also is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Program Charterholder.