Led by experienced and skilled professionals, Sabine Capital Partners has earned a reputation for being straightforward, decisive and committed to providing customized financing solutions for our lower-middle-market clients.
Mr. Foster founded Sabine Capital Partners LLC in 2010 to opportunistically invest in corporate credit. Mr. Foster has 20 years of experience in commercial banking, corporate finance, private equity and venture capital investing. Prior to founding Sabine, Mr. Foster was a commercial banker with Citigroup in New York and Dubai. He also served as special general partner with Cottonwood Capital Partners and as a vice president with Frontline Capital Group in New York. Mr. Foster holds an MBA in Finance from Emory University and a BA from Vanderbilt University, and is an alumnus of the Executive Program for Philanthropy Leaders at the Stanford University Graduate School of Business. Mr. Foster is a FINRA registered representative (Series 63 and 82).
Mr. Hoogendijk joined Sabine Capital Partners LLC in 2013 as Managing Partner responsible for the development and management of the firm’s middle and back-office operations. Mr. Hoogendijk has 20 years of experience in hedge fund portfolio management, private equity & venture capital investing, and corporate finance. Prior to joining Sabine, Mr. Hoogendijk spent 10 years as Partner & CFO/COO at Capital E Advisors, a private equity asset manager in New York City, which he helped build from $400 million to $1.5 billion in assets under management. Prior to Capital E, Mr. Hoogendijk was in charge of private equity funds at Citco Fund Services. Mr. Hoogendijk holds an MSc in Chemical Engineering from the Delft University of Technology (The Netherlands) and an MBA from the Stern School of Business at New York University. He is a Chartered Financial Analyst and a certified RCA Chief Compliance Officer.
Mr. Giambalvo joined Sabine Capital Partners LLC in 2013 as Operating Partner for Healthcare Services and Medical Technology. For 14 years Mr. Giambalvo honed his leadership skills and industry knowledge at Stryker Corporation and later at OraMetrix. At Sabine, Mr Giambalvo utilizes his expertise to perform research, business development and investment analysis in the healthcare services and medical technology sectors. Mr. Giambalvo earned an MSIA (MBA) in Entrepreneurship & Marketing from Carnegie Mellon University and bachelor's degrees in Economics and Chemistry from Cornell University.
Ms. Presson joined Sabine Capital Partners LLC in 2016 as Associate for Business Development. Based in Los Angeles, Ms. Presson is responsible for deal origination in the western regions of the United States. Prior to joining Sabine, Ms. Presson gained business development experience in the education services, sports entertainment and media industries. Ms. Presson earned her bachelor's degree in Philosophy from Texas Christian University. Please contact Ms. Presson with transaction inquiries.
Mr. Besong joined Sabine Capital Partners LLC in 2013 as an analyst and focuses on due diligence and investment analysis. He has more than 10 years of experience as a technologist in the semiconductor industry. Prior to Sabine, Mr. Besong was a Product Development Engineer at Texas Instruments where he was responsible for product development and release to production of wireless semiconductor system-on-chip (SoCs) for the smart phone, tablet and automotive markets. Before joining Texas Instruments, Mr. Besong held positions with Stanford Linear Accelerator Center, Intel Corporation and Motorola. Mr. Besong holds a Master of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University and a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Central Florida.