March 9, 2021

Northstar Capital Promotes Three and Hires Two New Team Members

MINNEAPOLIS, MN – Northstar Capital (“Northstar”), a provider of junior capital for middle market private equity transactions, is pleased to announce the promotions of three of its team members – Matthew Lilledahl, John Gould, and Joseph Lingen – and the addition of two new team members – Makenzie Murtha and Linda Peterson.

Matthew Lilledahl, John Gould and Joseph Lingen have been promoted from Associate to Senior Associate.  As members of the transaction team, each is actively involved in portfolio management and monitoring activities and underwriting new investment opportunities.

Makenzie Murtha joined Northstar as Marketing Manager in August of 2020 and is responsible for coordinating and enhancing business development and marketing strategies.  Prior to joining Northstar, Makenzie served as Marketing Specialist at JP Willman Realty Twin Cities.  Linda Peterson joined Northstar as Office Manager in October of 2020 and is responsible for keeping the office running smoothly and overseeing administrative support.  Previously, Linda was a long-tenured Executive Assistant in the investment banking industry with BMO Capital Markets and the predecessor firm Greene, Holcomb & Fisher as well as Piper Jaffray.

“Since joining Northstar three years ago, Matt, John and Joe have grown both professionally and in terms of responsibility for Northstar.  Each has made significant contributions to the firm.” said Doug Mark, Managing Partner. “At the same time, Makenzie and Linda have wasted no time making Northstar a better firm. We are excited to welcome them to the team.”