M² Promotes Darius Grandberry, Rendel Solomon, and Anthony Nanni

Muller & Monroe Asset Management, LLC is pleased to announce the promotions of Darius Grandberry, Rendel Solomon, and Anthony Nanni, effective June 15, 2016. Darius Grandberry has been promoted to Principal in recognition of his accomplishments in the Back Office and his significant contributions to the Investment Section. Most recently, Darius has been the lead in creating policy for end-of-life planning for our older fund investments. Rendel Solomon has been promoted from Vice President to Principal in recognition of his contributions to Sales & Marketing and to the Investment Section. Rendel represents  at conferences and speaking engagements throughout the year while working on the development of new funds and products. Anthony Nanni has been promoted from Assistant Controller to Controller. Anthony has displayed great initiative in bringing fresh ideas to the execution of the back office platform.

Darius Grandberry, CPA joined M² in 2007 and is responsible for daily financial operations of both the Management Company and the private equity funds it advises. Darius also serves as a liaison between the Back Office and Investment Sections. Prior to joining , Darius was a senior auditor at Washington, Pittman, & McKeever, LLC where he managed all phases of client audits, evaluated business processes, and determined compliance needs. Darius is a CPA with a BS in Accounting from the University of Illinois and an MBA from Northwestern University's Kellogg School of Management. Darius is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), the Illinois CPA Society (ICPA), and the National Association of Black Accountants.

Rendel Solomon joined  in 2008 and focuses on sales, marketing, and client services. He is also a member of the investment section. Prior to joining M², Rendel worked as an entrepreneur in the media and entertainment industry in New York. He began his professional career in the consumer packaged goods industry as a project engineer for The Procter & Gamble Company (P&G) in Cincinnati, OH. Rendel obtained his BS in Electrical Engineering from Tulane University in New Orleans and his MBA degree from Columbia Business School.

Anthony Nanni joined  in 2015 and is responsible for accounting and reporting for the operating company and investment partnerships. Anthony has extensive experience in the investment management industry and has held various accounting management positions at both small and large firms. He is a CPA and has a BS in Accountancy from Northern Illinois University.

The President of Muller & Monroe, André Rice said,  "Over the last eight years, both Darius and Rendel have made significant contributions to the growth of M². In addition to their primary responsibilities, they often wear multiple hats and pitch in wherever help is needed.  Tony brought to an already flawless back-office, significant experience that will ensure that our back office continues to operate at the highest level as the firm grows. As important as each of their technical skills are the values that they bring to .  These values will aid us in staying true to our governing values and to our motto, DWYSYWD-Do What You Say You Will Do."


"M² is a private equity firm that utilizes a disciplined and differentiated investment process to identify the most promising investors who are focused on the lower middle market."


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André Rice | President 



Rendel Solomon | Principal 



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