Pennybacker Capital Management, a real assets investment manager, has appointed Sam Warfield to lead its critical infrastructure investment platform.
Warfield joins the firm after serving as managing director, head of U.S. investments, at Arroyo Investors — a middle-market private equity firm focused on power and energy infrastructure assets. Prior to Arroyo Investors, Warfield was a senior corporate associate at Simpson Thacher & Bartlett in New York, where his practice focused on M&A transactions in the infrastructure sector.
“Pennybacker is known across the market as a leading private equity investment manager, with an intentional focus on building a world-class culture, investing in technology to arrive at better answers and helping solve problems for its customers,” said Warfield. “I am very excited to join the Pennybacker team and lead its critical infrastructure platform.”
Warfield’s appointment comes on the heels of several other lead