3/20/2019 Social Impact

Tortoise’s Social Infrastructure Platform Continues to Add Talent


LEAWOOD, Kan. – March 20, 2019 – Tortoise continues to expand its social infrastructure team with the addition of Tiny McLaughlin as deal originator and structurer focusing on the education sector and Vesta Marks as Director – Social Infrastructure Portfolio Management managing the publicly traded securities in the portfolios. Mr. McLaughlin has a rich history of serving the charter school community since 2001 as a school leader, investment banker and board director. Mr. Marks brings to the platform a wealth of fixed income and structured products portfolio management experience.

Chase Barnes also joins team as a credit analyst. Mr. Barnes previously worked at George K. Baum, supporting the quantitative structuring and analysis of more than $1 billion of tax-exempt and taxable financings. 

Tortoise’s social infrastructure expertise includes managing a registered fund, two private funds and separately managed accounts. Learn more about Tortoise’s social infrastructure platform here.

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Contact information:


Pam Kearney, Investor and Public Relations, (866) 362-9331, pkearney@tortoiseadvisors.com