Our Team

The Threadstone team consists of professionals with significant experience and expertise developed while working at leading financial institutions and within the Consumer and Retail industry. Our professionals are committed to offering our clients thorough preparation, compelling service, and a unique perspective.

William Susman
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William Susman
Managing Director
Billy Susman has worked at Salomon Brothers, Merrill Lynch and most recently served as President and Chief Operating Officer of Financo since 2004. Prior to Threadstone Partners, Billy has provided clients with advice on various strategic issues. Billy received a B.S. in Business Administration from the University of Michigan and an M.B.A. from the Kellogg School at Northwestern. Over nearly 25 years of advising clients, Mr. Susman has completed transactions for Collective Brands, Jones, Kellwood, Li & Fung, Nike, Nordstrom’s, Pacific Sunwear, Spencer’s Holdings and Wolverine. Additionally, he has maintained deep relationships with key industry private equity clients including Angelo Gordon, Apax, Apollo, Goode Partners, Gordon Brothers, Irving Place Capital, LNK Partners, Sun Capital, and Texas Pacific Group.
Ilya Seglin
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Ilya Seglin
Managing Director
Ilya Seglin joined Threadstone Capital in 2015. Prior to joining Threadstone, Ilya operated a consulting practice focusing on the beauty, apparel and accessories sectors and was engaged by such clients as The Estée Lauder Companies. Prior to establishing a consulting practice, Ilya was a Director in the investment banking division of Credit Suisse. While at Credit Suisse, he worked with clients across the retail and consumer landscape to develop and execute M&A strategy, raise debt and equity financing, and address capital structure issues. He executed transactions for companies including The Neiman Marcus Group, PETCO Animal Supplies, totes Isotoner, Dr Pepper Snapple Group and WhiteWave Foods, among others. Before transitioning to investment banking, Ilya spent several years as an analyst evaluating industry trends and assessing companies in the retail, leisure and transportation industries. His experience included working on Dana Telsey’s #1 ranked All-America Research team at Bear Stearns and covering the luxury goods sector. Ilya received his B.A. in Economics from New York University.
Joshua Goldberg
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Joshua Goldberg
Managing Director
Josh Goldberg is a Managing Director in the Investment Banking division of Threadstone. Joshua has worked on and completed deals with leading consumer, retail and apparel companies including Crumbs Bake Shop, Joe’s Jeans, Kellwood Company, Perry Ellis International, and Sequential Brands Group. Prior to joining Threadstone, Josh was a Research Analyst at Pioneer Alternative Investments covering Macro and Systematic hedge fund strategies. Josh received a Bachelor of Science from the Stern School of Business at New York University with a double major in Finance and Marketing, and a minor in Computer Applications. Josh is a Chartered Financial Analyst®
Peter MacKay
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Peter MacKay
Senior Associate
Peter Mackay is a Senior Associate in the Investment Banking division of Threadstone Capital. Prior to joining Threadstone in 2019, Peter was an Operational Risk Manager within the Corporate and Investment Banking division of Société Générale in London. Peter was previously an intern at Threadstone, where he worked on a number of deals with leading consumer, retail, and beverage companies. Peter earned his Master of Arts with Honours in Economic History & Business from The University of Edinburgh.
Dan Lombardo
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Dan Lombardo
Associate
Dan Lombardo is an Associate in the Investment Banking division of Threadstone Capital. Prior to joining Threadstone, Dan was an investment banking analyst in the M&A group at Shields & Company. He graduated with a B.A. in Economics from Wesleyan University where he was a member of the varsity baseball team.
Eve Gonzalez
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Eve Gonzalez
Office Manager