Palladium Equity Partners, LLC
New York, NY
Mr. Rodriguez founded Palladium Equity Partners in 1997 and serves as managing member. Prior to forming Palladium, Mr. Rodriguez was a partner of Joseph Littlejohn & Levy (JLL), a prominent buyout firm which he joined in 1989. Before launching his private equity career, he worked in operations for General Electric Company in the U.S., Mexico and France and graduated from GE's Manufacturing Management Program.
Mr. Rodriguez serves on the Board of Directors of Palladium portfolio companies Taco Bueno and Wise Foods, Inc. He earned a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Columbia University, an M.B.A. from the Wharton School and an M.A. in International Studies from the Lauder Institute of the University of Pennsylvania.