Henri Pierre-Jacques is Co-founder and Managing Partner of Harlem Capital Partners where he focuses on fund strategy, partnerships, value-add opportunities and financial analysis. Henri is currently an MBA candidate at Harvard Business School (2019).  

Previously, Henri was a Private Equity Investment Professional at ICV Partners, where he evaluated and conducted due diligence on mid market buy-out opportunities.  Prior to ICV, he was an Investment Banker in the Real Estate, Gaming & Lodging Investment Banking Group at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, where he completed mergers & acquisitions, debt refinances and various strategic alternatives.  Henri sat on a non-profit board for two years for Management Leadership for Tomorrow.  

Henri was presented the EBONY Power 100 2018 award and has been featured in Forbes, Black Enterprise and PitchBook. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and minors in Political Science and Business Institutions from Northwestern University.  Henri is Haitian-American and originally from Detroit, MI. For fun, he plays basketball and travels around the globe with family and friends.  

Contact at henri@harlem.capital

Jarrid Tingle is Co-founder and Managing Partner of Harlem Capital Partners where he focuses on deal sourcing, organizational strategy, financial analysis, and due diligence efforts. Jarrid is currently an MBA candidate at Harvard Business School (2019).

Jarrid was a Private Equity Investment Professional at ICV Partners. At ICV, he was responsible for evaluating control investment opportunities, constructing financial models, and monitoring two portfolio companies to assist with annual budgets and strategic initiatives (e.g., add-on acquisitions, business development, and financing). 

Prior to ICV, Jarrid was an Investment Banker in the Global Technology, Media & Telecommunications Group at Barclays where he executed several M&A and financing transactions.  Outside of HCP and ICV, Jarrid is Co-President of the Lantern Senior Society Graduate Board and a Graduate Director for the Eta Chapter of Delta Phi Fraternity. Jarrid’s favorite activities include reading, mentoring, weight training, traveling, and attending concerts. 

Jarrid graduated cum laude from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania with a Bachelor of Science in Economics and a Concentration in Finance. Jarrid was an active member of Friars Senior Society, Onyx Senior Honor Society, and The Lantern Senior Society. Upon graduation, Jarrid received the Wharton Undergraduate Dean’s Award for Excellence (Wharton’s highest honor) and was featured in a Wharton Magazine article titled “Naturally Leading Elsewhere Now: Jarrid Tingle.”  Jarrid is originally from Lawnside, NJ and currently lives in Boston, MA.

Contact at jarrid@harlem.capital

Brandon Bryant is Co-founder and Venture Partner of Harlem Capital Partners where he focuses on deal sourcing, market analysis and fund strategies. In addition, Brandon is the Creative Director of Wall Street Paper, a digital creative outlet that is focused on lifestyle and culture for the modern gentleman. He has partnered with prominent brands such as GQ Magazine, Cole Haan, Perry Ellis, and Diageo. 

Previously, Brandon was the Head of Social Engagement at Wilson, where he focuses on digital media strategy for clients specifically on mobile and social media.  Prior, he was an Investment Banking Analyst in the Debt Capital Markets Group at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, where he analyzed debt structures for clients in preparations for IPOs, mergers and acquisitions, and spin-offs. Outside of work he focuses on activities that improve health, mind and body. He also spends a large amount of time playing basketball, watching Ohio State Football, cooking food and traveling the globe. 

Brandon holds a Bachelor of Science in Economics with a focus on early civilizations from The Ohio State University. He is originally from Cleveland, OH and currently lives in Harlem, NY. 

Contact at brandon@harlem.capital

John Henry is Venture Partner of Harlem Capital Partners where he focuses on operational improvements, deal sourcing, brand management and investor relations.  In addition, he is the Managing Partner of a Real Estate fund, VM Properties.  John previously invested in seed stage Real Estate tech companies through an accelerator, AREA.  He also hosted Open For Business, a branded podcast from eBay and Gimlet Creative about building businesses from the ground up.  The show debuted at #1 on the Business Podcasts charts on iTunes.

At the age of 18 John left college to pursue what became his first company, an on-demand laundry service. John quickly carved a niche out in Film and Television Production, handling wardrobe for clients such as Boardwalk Empire, Law & Order: SVU, Power and more. Within just two years of launching Mobile City, the company was successfully acquired.  Afterwards, John cofounded a non-profit incubator, Cofound Harlem, with a mission to incubate over 100 companies north of 96th street in New York City.  

John is also an avid speaker; delivering keynotes at conferences such as Big Omaha, Aruba Tech Conference, Millennial Week, and more.  To learn more about John Henry, visit his website.

Contact at john@harlem.capital