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TJ Maloney Brings Research-Centric Approach to PE Investment

More than a decade of working as an attorney in the field of mergers, acquisitions and security law through the 1980s prepared TJ Maloney for the next phase of his career as a top executive for one of the most successful private equity firms in New York City.

TJ Maloney joined Lincolnshire Management in 1993. He quickly began climbing the ladder as his contributions became ever-more essential to the firm’s work with investments in lower middle-market companies. TJ Maloney was named chairman and CEO of Lincolnshire Management after several years with the firm. Since then, his steady leadership and a famous “balanced approach” has allowed the PE operation to remain at the forefront of an always highly competitive industry.

TJ Maloney is a graduate of Boston College. He entered law school at Fordham University L aw School and graduated with his Juris Doctorate in 1979.

Prior to joining Lincolnshire, TJ Maloney was chairman of the Boston College Wall Street Council and served on the Board of Trustees for both Boston College and Fordham University. Maloney recently donated $5 million to endow the TJ and Nancy Maloney Library at Fordham Law School. He credits much of his life success and accomplishments in business to his experience at Fordham.

Under his guidance and leadership at Lincolnshire Management, TJ Maloney has played a significant role in some of its landmark transactions. That includes work with AMPORTs, PADI, the Cybergenics Corporation, Prince Sports, Credentials Services International, Kathyrn Beich and many more. Two investments of special note are Riddell Sports Group and American Coach Lines.

Characteristics of TJ Maloney’s approach is embarking on an extremely thorough research process that drills down through multiple layers of information. He values a teamwork approach where clear and constant communication keeps everyone informed. He sometimes takes an extra step by hiring an outside consultant to further examine investment opportunities. He is also keen on getting to know the management of a company his team is evaluating.

TJ Maloney said he is interested in understanding where a company’s operations can be improved. He said Lincolnshire has developed a reliable, time-tested strategy that works to enhance the value of a firm by way of implementing operational improvements.

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Niranjan Shah – A Leader Passionate About Work that Benefits Society

Niranjan Shah is the co-founder and chairman of Globetrotters International Inc. The company is one of the top architecture, engineering, and construction management firms in the United States. The Chicago-based firm also offers consulting services, property and facility management, IT services, and permit review.

The company has been in business since 1974. They serve both public and private sector clients with consulting, management, and design services. The company has over 200 professional, management, and support personnel. Their goal is to provide services that are cost-effective, high quality, and sustainable for their clients. They take pride in tailoring professional services to each unique project.

The business succeeds on every count as they are an award-winning firm that puts their clients’ needs first. The company has worked on various projects for federal agencies. The results of their projects are so precedented that the work they have done has been published in several research reports and journals.

The company has worked on various local projects in Chicago including the Deep Tunnel Project which was designed and implemented to manage urban flooding and water pollution for the city. For this project, Globetrotters won a national award from the American Society of Civil Engineers in 1986, the Outstanding Civil Engineering Award.

Globetrotters has also worked on other highly notable jobs including the redevelopment project for Chicago Midway International Airport, the McCormick Place expansion, and at Chicago O’Hare’s airport international terminal 5 in design and facility management.

The company has some very modest beginnings. Niranjan Shah was the only full-time employee for Globetrotters International Inc. when the company was started from an office on the south side of Chicago. With his leadership, the business grew to where it is now with over 200 technical and professional personnel. They are one of the leading engineering and architectural firms in the U.S.

Born in India, Niranjan Shah also experienced some very modest beginnings. He grew up in a small village with no running water or electricity. This had to have a huge impact on him, as he had an avid interesting in engineering. Engineering is the science of building infrastructure with a focus on benefiting society and increasing the standard of living for people.

In India, he earned an engineering degree from the Birla Engineering College at Sardel Patel University.

After college, he moved to the United States and earned his master’s degree in civil engineering at the University of Mississippi. Upon graduation, he moved to Chicago to start his company, Globetrotters International Inc.

Niranjan Shah worked hard to establish his business and earned professional licenses in several states, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, and Wisconsin and expanding the business into these regions. To gain more of a business education, Mr. Shah attended management training at the prestigious Harvard Business School.

Mr. Shah has a deep commitment to philanthropy, giving back to the community, and public service. He helps small villages in his homeland of India and organizations throughout the United States by working with local and international foundations. For his contributions, he has been a proud recipient of the Ellis Island Medal of Honor and the Pravasi Bharatiya Samman Award in 2006.

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RBS Builds On Its Early Success

There are many different reasons why the Grupo RBS brand has been so successful for a number of decades, including the fact the company has never sat still and rested on the success it has built in the past. The latest options undertaken by members of the Sirotsky family have included the decision to create an entirely new company, eBricks Ventures that focuses on the development of new technologies across the world far beyond the borders of Brazil.

The Sirotsky family has been at the heart of the development of the media in Brazil since the mid-1950s and introduced many of the innovations that have become industry standards throughout the nation. There have been many innovations developed by RBS, including the introduction of high-definition television throughout Brazil in 2008 and thew move to scalable websites capable of being viewed on full screens and mobile devices. Grupo RBS has been a success since it was established in 1957 with the company has dipped its toes into the mobile content markets as early as 2008 when Nelson Sirotsky purchased a number of new technology developers.

After spending much of his academic career studying around the world, Eduardo Sirotsky Melzer took over as Chairman of the brand in 2012 and remains the key leadership figure throughout the brand. Taking a different approach to new technology and leadership has been key to the success of the Grupo RBS brand that has been a great success over the course of the last few years. In less than a decade, Grupo RBS has been pushing through the highest-profile acquisitions possible throughout the Brazilian and global markets. Among the changes being made to the Grupo RBS brand has been a streamlining of its news media department that remains the second-largest in the nation. South America is an emerging market for app and website development that Grupo RBS has leaped to the front of with the aid of the skills of the Sirotsky family.,297812.jhtml

Isabel dos Santos dream of empowering women and young entrepreneurs in Africa

Isabel dos Santos is among the most successful women on the planet. The Angolan-born businesswoman ventured into entrepreneurship almost immediately after graduating from Kings College in London where she studied electrical engineering. She started her entrepreneurship journey in her native country but later on moved to establish successful business ventures outside Angola. Currently, Isabel dos Santos is a stakeholder in many international conglomerates with presence in Africa, Europe, and Asia. Recently, she was recognized as the youngest billionaire woman in the world.

Isabel has built a successfully built her portfolio around the construction, banking, energy, and telecommunication sectors. Isabel is the head of Unitel, the largest telecommunication company in Angola. She has built successful business ventures throughout Europe, especially in Portugal, where she is a stakeholder in several companies.

Born into a political family

Jose Eduardo dos Santos was one of the longest-serving presidents in Africa. He became the president of Angola in 1979 when Agostino Neto passed away. Jose Eduardo married Tatiana Kukanova, Isabel’s mother, but they later divorced, and Tatiana moved to London. Isabel was raised to be independent following the divorce of her parents. She spent some time in Angola before moving to London, where she continued with her education.

Isabel dos Santos cites that her upbringing played a pivotal role in her current success. Isabel was raised in a household that instilled the virtues of hard work and perseverance through adversity. Isabel’s upbringing gave her independence and ambition that has made her the first African billionaire woman. This explains why she chose to

study electrical engineering, a course that’s not popular among African women.

Supporting women and entrepreneurs across Africa

Isabel dos Santos understands that most of African women lack opportunities that can help them compete with their peers in developed countries. Isabel believes that education is a powerful tool that can be used to transform communities. She has a particular passion for education, especially for young women in Africa.

Isabel dos Santos also believes that entrepreneurship will play a critical role in taking development in Africa. She is deeply committed to supporting entrepreneurs who dare to dream big.


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Quem conhece a história da Rainha Njinga? Aqui em Malanje está a estátua desta nossa rainha guerreira que se tornou um símbolo para nós angolanos. Rainha dos reinos do Ndongo e de Matamba, no século XVII, em quem foi inspirado o nome do nosso país: Angola ❤. Com a sua bravura e perseverança, ela lutou pelo nosso povo contra a ocupação colonial portuguesa 💪🏾. A sua vida teve muitos desafios, mas o que sempre procurou foi a liberdade e paz do nosso povo. Para mim é um exemplo e inspiração, não só como angolana mas também como mulher 👩🏽‍🦱. A Rainha Njinga Mbande representa tudo aquilo que de é feita a mulher angolana. Força, proteção, liderança e determinação #SharingbyIsabeldosSantos #RainhaNjinga #Ginga #Angola #Women #WomenEmpowerment #TuesdayThoughts Who knows the story of Queen Njinga? Here in Malanje, there is the statue of this warrior queen of ours who has become a symbol for us Angolans. Queen of the kingdoms of Ndongo and Matamba in the 17th century, in which was inspired the name of our country: Angola ❤. With her bravery and perseverance, she fought for our people against the Portuguese colonial occupation 💪🏾. Her life had many challenges, but what she always sought was the freedom and peace of our people. For me, she is an example and inspiration, not only because I’m Angolan but also as a woman 👩🏽‍🦱. Queen Njinga Mbande represents all we Angolan women are made of. Strength, protection, leadership, and determination

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Betterworks Tools Helps Companies Create a Culture of Success


Betterworks is a company that works to design organizational tools that companies can use to make their business run more smoothly and make them more profitable. Betterworks has a lot of features and they are working hard every day to make even more features for their products available for companies to use. Betterworks also tries to make sure they have the best pricing for their product so that the companies are able to use and enjoy all of their products.

Betterworks tries to make everything as simple as possible. They know that companies can be complex and they want to make things easier on each individual that works within the company. For years companies have used paper types of reviews to see where problems are falling within the work field and what they can do to help their employees. Betterworks is always trying to make things easier on employees as well as employers. They want to find a way for companies to be able to get the reviews back in a quicker manner and an easier way.


More and more companies are beginning to work with Betterworks. They become excited about the products and features that Betterworks offers. Betterworks is starting to spread across the United States and are becoming really well known.

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TJ Maloney Grows His Company

The private equity firm, Lincolnshire Management, focuses on acquisitions and other investments with middle-market companies. It was co-founded in 1986 by Frank Wright and Steve Kumble who ran the special finance division with Manufacturers Hanover Trust Company for 31 years. After his death in 1992, James Tozer became the new president and CEO. In 1998, TJ Maloney took over as CEO and Chairman. In 2005, Kumble left to start his own company.

TJ Maloney joined Lincolnshire Management in 1993 and helps with the Investment Committee. His main focus is with portfolio companies. He went to Boston College and then to Fordham Law School. Before working for Lincolnshire Management he was a practicing merger, securities, and acquisition lawyer in New York City. He is the former Chairman of the Boston College Wall Street Council. He was also on the board of trustees of several colleges and has been a guest speaker at colleges as well.

Lincolnshire Management has announced that they are expanding their team by adding four new professionals. They are welcoming Mathew Nacier, Nicolas Vega Llona, Yashna Ginodia, and Georg Stolt-Nielsen and TJ Maloney is excited about the expanded team. These new professionals will add even more variety to their already passionate team of experts.

At Lincolnshire Management, the CEO TJ Maloney and President Michael Lyons are very excited to have a new young team of experts to make their team even better. Matthew was a summer intern that joined the company as an analyst in 2014. He then went on to consult with many firms and gain experience in the field. He is rejoining the team in its operations group. Nicolas has received his degree from Columbia University and served as a director on business boards. He is joining as a Senior Associate. Yashna received his degree from New York University and minored in computer science. After working at Noonmark Capital he is joining the team as an analyst. Georg has experience in maritime software and is joining as an analyst.

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